We know Box office trends are interesting during the festive season. Come Eid, we have Salman Khan dominating the show. These trends this Eid indicate how Salman Khan remains the king of Box Office bringing the masses close to him and his movies. The Superstar who consistently dominates the box office is Salman Khan, particularly during the Eid holiday season. His latest release, Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan, has once again proven his muscle power at the box office. Taran Adarsh has shared how Salman has dominated all these years during the festive time of Eid, have a look:
#Xclusiv… SALMAN KHAN & EID: *DAY 1* BIZ…
2010: #Dabangg ₹ 14.50 cr
2011: #Bodyguard ₹ 21.60 cr
2012: #EkThaTiger ₹ 32.93 cr
2014: #Kick ₹ 26.40 cr
2015: #BajrangiBhaijaan ₹ 27.25 cr
2016: #Sultan ₹ 36.54 cr
2017: #Tubelight ₹ 21.15 cr
2018: #Race3 ₹ 29.17 cr
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 22, 2023
Salman Khan has a long-standing tradition of releasing films during the Eid holiday season, and Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan was no exception. As per Pink Villa, the film, which was released on the first day of Eid, has already made big gains at the box office, grossing over 13.5 Cr this Friday, while on the second on the eve of Eid, it pulled a huge crowd gaining massive collection. This will lead good mullah for the film in its opening weekend. This is a testament to Salman Khan’s star power and his ability to draw in audiences, particularly during the festive season.
The film, which is a mix of action, romance, and comedy, has received mixed reviews from critics. However, this has not deterred audiences from flocking to theaters to see the film. Salman Khan’s fan base is known for its unwavering loyalty, and this is evident in the box office numbers that Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan has been able to generate.
The jump percentages of 200% to 400% in select single screens highlight the enormous influence of the Eid audience during the festive holiday season. As the community comes out in big numbers to celebrate the festival, the box office collections surge in response. The examples cited above showcase the significant jump in collections that single-screen theaters have experienced on Saturday compared to Friday. Both the single screens and multiplexes have remained at the higher side showcasing the muscle power of Salman during this festive season like the previous years.
These figures demonstrate the enormous impact that the Muslim audience has on box office collections during the Eid holiday season. It is important to note that these numbers only represent a small sample of theaters across the country, and the overall jump in collections is likely much higher. The festive spirit of Eid, coupled with the star power of actors such as Salman Khan, contributes to the massive jump in collections during this time. The second day Salman was able to draw around 25 Cr at the box office, while Sunday will also prove the same taking the opening weekend as around 70 to 80 Cr at the box office.