The much talked about and eagerly awaited release Drishyam 2 was released yesterday. Taking forward the story of the Salgaonkar family, the Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Tabu and Shreya Saran starrer film has been the talk of the town even before its release. In fact, with immense anticipation surrounding the film, its box office business expectations were at an all-time high. Well, living up to the same, the business of Drishyam 2 is taking off.
In this box office report, we look at the opening day collections of Drishyam 2 while comparing it to the previous releases of 2022. With this the film’s business has managed to enter the top 5 highest opening day grossers of 2022. 53.95 crore, Brahmastra which collected Rs. 36 crores, and RRR which collected Rs. 20.07 crores, Drishyam 2 manages to become the fourth highest opening day grosser of 2022, surpassing the business of Ram Setu which collected Rs. 15.25 crores.
If this was not enough, Drishyam 2 has seen better collections on the first day as compared to some other releases like Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 which collected Rs. 14.11 crores, Bachchan Pandey Rs. 13.25 crores, Lal Singh Chadha collected Rs. 11.70 crores, Samrat Prithviraj Rs. 10.70 crores, and Vikram Vedha which collected Rs. 10.58 crores.
Currently, Drishyam 2 is going strong, with positive reviews and good audience response and the business of the film is expected to grow further. As per trade predictions, Drishyam 2, which has rejuvenated the box office after a drought, is likely to witness huge growth in the coming days. With an incredible trend on the cards, the business of Drishyam 2 is likely to cross Rs. 50 crore mark by the end of its opening weekend only.
Highest opening day grossers of the year 2022 at a glance:
KGF – Chapter 2 – Rs. 53.95 crores
Brahmastra – Rs. 36 crores
RRR – Rs. 20.07 crores
Drishyam 2 – Rs. 15.38 crores
Ram Setu – Rs. 15.25 crores
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 – Rs. 14.11 crores
Bachchan Pandey – Rs. 13.25 crores
Lal Singh Chadha – Rs. 11.70 crores
Emperor Prithviraj – Rs. 10.70 crores
Vikram Vedha – Rs. 10.58 crores