Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal starrer Raazi, which hit the silver screens on May 11, has entered the Rs 100 crore club on Sunday. The spy thriller has emerged as one of the most loved and critically acclaimed films of the year.
The Meghna Gulzar directorial has been making waves ever since the trailer was unveiled by the makers. Right from the music to the gripping storyline, everything related to Raazi created uproar on the internet.
The film from the stable of Dharma Productions and Junglee Pictures has managed to impress the audience and it is already reflecting in its business.
Raazi minted Rs 4.42 crore on Sunday, to take the total collection to Rs 102.50 crore till date. Bollywood trade analyst and critic Taran Adarsh shared the box office collection of the film on social media.
It’s ₹ 💯 cr and counting... #Raazi continues to be a STRONG FORCE at the BO... #IPL finals [Sun] did affect the biz, but the [third] weekend total is HEALTHY... [Week 3] Fri 2.25 cr, Sat 4.20 cr, Sun 4.42 cr. Total: ₹ 102.50 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 28, 2018
Raazi, which also stars Soni Razdan, Rajit Kapur & Jaideep Ahlawat started on a wonderful note and collected Rs 56.59 crore in the first week. The flick earned another 35.04 crore in its second week.
Interestingly, Raazi crossed the Rs 100 crore mark within 17 days
#Raazi biz at a glance...Week 1: ₹ 56.59 crWeek 2: ₹ 35.04 crWeekend 3: ₹ 10.87 crTotal: ₹ 102.50 crIndia biz.BLOCKBUSTER.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 28, 2018
Alia Bhatt has earned rave reviews for her brilliant performance as a spy Sehmat in the film. Raazi is her third film after 2 States and Badrinath Ki Dulhania to enter the coveted Rs 100 crore club.
Alia Bhatt and ₹ 100 cr Club...Note: Lifetime biz#2States ₹ 102.13 cr#BKD ₹ 116.68 cr#Raazi ₹ 102.50 cr [17 days; still running]#Raazi is expected to emerge the highest grosser of Alia Bhatt, surpassing *lifetime biz* of #2States and #BKD.India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 28, 2018
Raazi has given full-on competition to all the recent releases be it John Abraham starrer Parmanu or Bioscopewala. The flick based on Calling Sehmat had emerged as the second women-centric film to cross the Rs 100 crore mark.
#Raazi is the second heroine-centric film to cross ₹ 100 cr mark, after #TanuWedsManuReturns... However, #TWMR was a franchise, so it had a huge advantage... #Raazi is the first one to achieve the milestone without the tag of a franchise or commercial trappings... India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 28, 2018
Karan Johar, who produced the film under his home banner, expressed his happiness and said that ‘Content is Queen’. ‘’So immensely proud our film #RAAZI!!! Hits a century and counting!! Content is Queen! To all the girl power in this proud film @meghnagulzar @aliaa08 #pritishahani you are all rock stars!’’, KJo wrote on Twitter.
So immensely proud our film #RAAZI!!! Hits a century and counting!! Content is Queen! To all the girl power in this proud film @meghnagulzar @aliaa08 #pritishahani you are all rock stars! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/wOvNJU2iMi— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) May 28, 2018