” Tubelight ‘, featuring Salman Khan in the lead, faced a dip in the cinema world as it gathered Rs 11.75 crore on its first Tuesday. The film directed by Kabir Khan is presently inching closer to the 100-crore mark with a total five-day collection of Rs 93 crore, as per the reports.
Though a little below the expected response for a Salman Khan film, ‘Tubelight ” saw a normal collection on the festival of Eid, which was a national holiday. The film has taken the second spot in the highest first day grossers of 2017, behind S.S. Rajamouli’s ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’.
“Tubelight” is an entertaining family drama, set in a small town in the hills of northern India, and tells the story of one man’s love for his family and his unshakeable belief in himself. After ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, Kabir Khan and Salman Khan meet up to tell another heart-warming story about the power of doing good.
Aside from the real turned reel life siblings Salman and Sohail, the film additionally stars Zhu, Matin Rey Tangu, Isha Talwar, Shah Rukh Khan, Om Puri, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub and Yashpal Sharma.
The film saw a decent start with the gathering of Rs 20.75 crore on its first day, followed by earning Rs 19.75 crore and Rs 22.25 crore on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. The film gathered Rs 18.5 crore on the occasion of Eid, on Monday. The film has additionally been making its mark in the worldwide film industry with its first weekend collections recorded to be around between Rs 20.96 crore to Rs 22.57 crore.
In the coming days, “Tubelight” is expected to take a look at itself in as Salman Khan’s eleventh 100 crore film.