Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi saw a drastic decline in its box office collection on its first Monday. After earning double digits over the Republic Day weekend, the film minted Rs. 5.1 crores in all the languages (Hindi, Tamil and Telugu).
The film which narrates the tale of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi will cross the 50 crore mark today. The Kangana Ranaut film received an opening collection of Rs. 8.75 crores on Friday and continues to hold strong in the north circuits.
Manikarnika Shows Decent Performance On Monday
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh updated the box office figures and posted, "#Manikarnika is decent on crucial Mon. Decline on Day 4 [vis-À-vis Day 1]: 41.71%... North circuits continue to lead... Week 1 should be close to ₹ 60 cr [as per trends]... Fri 8.75 cr, Sat 18.10 cr, Sun 15.70 cr, Mon 5.10 cr. Total: ₹ 47.65 cr. India biz. #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu."
Manikarnika Overseas Box Office Collection
The Kangana Ranaut starrer minted 19,061 USD [Rs. 13.56 lacs] from 14 screens in Australia and 6,544 USD [Rs. 4.65 lacs] from 13 screens in New Zealand on Monday.
The Landing Cost Of The Film Is Reportedly Rs.110 Crores
According to the makers of the film, Manikarnika is already a super-hit. Reportedly, the landing cost of Manikarnika is 110 crores. According to sources, the film's digital rights have already been sold to Amazon for 40 crores. The distribution rights of the film got sold for 65 crores and the satellite rights for 25 crores.
Speaking About Thackeray Box Office Collection
On the other hand, the Nawazuddin Siddiqui film based on the life of Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray too saw a fall in numbers on Monday.
According to a Bollywood Hungama report, the movie grossed around Rs. 3.50 crores on Monday taking the box office collection to a total of around Rs. 26.40 crores. (estimated)