Salman Khan’s much-anticipated Tiger 3 roared into the box office on Diwali, notching an impressive Rs 44.5 crore on its opening day. The initial success set the stage for what seemed to be a triumphant run for the action-packed film.
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Unexpected Fourth-Day Twist
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However, the box office trajectory took an unexpected turn on its fourth day, coinciding with the festive occasion of Bhai Dooj, a holiday in many parts of India. The film experienced a shocking 50% dip in collections, plummeting from Rs 44 crore on Tuesday to Rs 20.50 crore on Wednesday, leaving industry insiders surprised. The film earned Rs 20.50 crore in Hindi language and Rs 75 lakh in Tamil and Telugu versions of it. Therefore, the total collection of Tiger 3 stands at Rs 165 crore for Hindi and Rs 169.75 crore for all languages.
Despite the dip, Tiger 3 has amassed a commendable Rs 169.75 crore nett in India. The film, released on over 4500 screens across the country, struggled with occupancy rates in critical regions. In the Delhi-NCR area, he was boasting 1684 shows. Thus, the film only managed a 19% occupancy, while Mumbai, with 1336 shows, saw an occupancy of 18.25%.
The unexpected dip on a festive holiday has triggered speculation within the industry. Industry tracker Sacnilk’s report indicates a significant drop in Tiger 3’s momentum after a promising start. The producers may reevaluate strategies as they navigate the competitive and dynamic box office landscape. As Tiger 3 continues its cinematic journey. Thus, the unpredictable nature of box office numbers keeps the industry and fans on the edge of their seats. Will the film regain its momentum, or is this a temporary setback? Only time will tell in the ever-evolving saga of Bollywood box office battles. Stay tuned for more updates on this rollercoaster ride!
Fan Reactions And Future Prospects
While Tiger 3’s box office dip may raise eyebrows, fan reactions on social media remain fervent. Supporters express unwavering loyalty to Salman Khan, predicting a bounce-back for the film. As the Diwali fervor settles, the coming days will be crucial in determining whether Tiger 3 can reclaim its initial glory. Industry analysts speculate on the impact of the current scenario, urging a watchful eye on the film’s trajectory. With the festive season ongoing, the entertainment world eagerly anticipates whether Tiger 3 will emerge as a lasting Diwali blockbuster. Or face the challenges of a competitive post-holiday market. Stay tuned for real-time updates on this gripping box office saga.