Salman fans probably had higher exception from the film. But Tubelight, Salman’s recently released war-drama with brother Sohail Khan has failed to match its own past records. The film is predicted to face struggle in its third week. Expectations from a Salman Khan movie is always very high and Tubelight could not match up to the expectations this time. However, the film has not performed badly either.
Salman Khan was very confident with this latest Kabir Khan-directed film Tubelight. But in reality, the actor must be hurt to see that the film could do no great business at the box office. The condition such that the trade gurus too have stopped reporting the exact figures of the film. While in week one, the film earned Rs 102.57 crore, the second week business for five days is 10.10 crore only, thus earning a sum total of Rs 112.75 crore net till date.
Salman Khan seems to have been struck with bad luck. According to a Boxofficeindia.com report, this Kabir Khan directorial earned only Rs 1.10 crore net approximately on its second Tuesday. The report also says that the film will probably be out of most of the theatres soon and is likely to stay short of the Rs 120 crore net mark with final business, probably falling in Rs 115-116 crore net range. The film is predicted to face struggle in its third week and if it fails to get one full screen in multiplexes, the collection might drop down to lakh.
Although the film has earned more than Salman’s earlier film Jai Ho in total, it earned lower in places like Mumbai, Rajasthan and Bihar. Boxofficeindia further stated that the business of Tubelight will be lesser than that of Raees, Badrinath Ki Dulhania and Jolly LLB 2. While in week one, the film earned Rs 102.57 crore, the second week business for five days is 10.10 crore, thus earning a sum total of Rs 112.75 crore nett till date.