Overseas too, the film that marks the debut of Akshay Kumar in South has also performed well overseas and has raked in almost Rs 2 crore in the US, Rs 58 lakhs in Australia and over Rs 11 lakhs in New Zealand. As per the early estimates, the film has shown an huge growth during the weekend and collected around Rs 25 crore nett on Saturday. The film, which opened at a whopping Rs 64 crore (all languages) continues to remain strong during the weekend.
The Hindi version of 2.0 bagged Rs 25 crore on its third day at the box office, registering a 23.46 per cent increase in business in comparison to the second day box office collection. Circuits that were performing okay/low have picked up. Thursday 20.25 cr, Friday 18 cr, Sat 25 cr. Although the film has declined on Day 2, the biz should gather momentum on Day 3 [Sat] and Day 4 [Sun]... The film now stands at the total of 63.25 crores (Hindi version).More news: Clooney's set to become Prince Harry, Meghan's first-born child's godparents?
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Despite being a non-holiday and non-festival season release, director Shankar's magnum opus 2.0 starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar has set the box office on fire with a Day 1 collection of about ₹74 crore (gross) across the country. According to a tweet sent out by Ramesh Bala, 2.0 went on to fetch approximately 190 Crores at the worldwide box office. Total:? 63.25 cr. India biz. While Rajinikanth plays Chitti, the filmmaker roped in Bollywood heartthrob Akshay Kumar and Sudhanshu Pandey to play antagonists in the film.
The film also stars Amy Jackson and Sudhanshu Pandey in pivotal roles. "The scope and execution of the VFX makes the movie what it is".