KGF 2 is one of the biggest films released this year which came in theaters across the country and the world on 14 April 2022. The film has joined the club of 1200 crores and despite all the new releases of Bollywood, its noise continues in theatres. The Kannada film starring Yash, Sanjay Dutt and Raveena Tandon and directed by Prashanth Neel is breaking records every day at the box office. In India, it has overtaken not only old releases like Dangal but also newer films. SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’, Tiger Shroff’s ‘Heropanti 2’, Shahid Kapoor starrer ‘(jersey)’ and Ajay Devgn-Amitabh Bachchan starrer ‘Runway 34’ could not do much in theaters in front of KGF.
KGF 2 storms at the foreign box office too
Not only this, the KGF 2 regional film is giving a tough competition to the superhero film ‘Dr Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness’. It is clear from this that Yash’s film has not only cemented its place in the Indian but also overseas market and it has also become the highest grossing film in the Hindi belt.
KGF 2 will make it to the top 5 Hindi film of the world
According to a new report by Box Office India, ‘KGF Chapter 2’ has touched the $ 9 million mark and has collected more than 560 crores worldwide with the Hindi version alone. Despite this fact, it is being said that achieving the $10 million mark will be a bit difficult as it runs towards the finish line in many markets. However, KGF 2 will be able to reach close to 580-590 crores and will be able to cement its place in the top five Hindi grossers worldwide.
From Australia to America and the UN, KGF’s boom
BoxOfficeIndia reported, the film has grossed $2.6m in Australia and has become the third-highest Hindi film after Padmaavat and Dangal. The North American market stands at $3.30 million, while the Gulf grossed $2.1m and also managed to make a mark in the United Kingdom. Where KGF 2 has crossed the £500k mark.
1. KGF 2 – $9m (this is only 22 days figure) The film is still in theaters. Here we are looking at the collection of other films.
2. 83 – $8,500,000
3. Sooryavanshi – $8,350,000
4. Gangubai Kathiwadi – $7,470,000
5. The Kashmir File – $5,600,000
6. RRR – $4,500,000
7. Bell Bottom – $1,920,000
8. Final – The Final Truth – $1,800,000
9. Runway 34 – $1,100,000 (10 days)
10. Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui – $1,050,000
KGF: Chapter 2 set another benchmark when it became the first Kannada film to be screened in South Korea. Not only this, Yash starrer is the first Indian film to be screened in the country after the COVID-19 pandemic.
FIRST PUBLISHED : May 12, 2022, 12:19 IST