The latest sci-fi movie 2.0, which stars the veteran superstar Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar in the lead roles, has finally crossed the INR 600 crore mark across the world within two weeks of its release. The epic movie premiered in the box office on 29th of November and now it has become the highest grossing film of Indian origin for the year 2018. It has successfully dethroned the latest Bollywood flicks Padmaavat and Sanju and grabbed their position with ease.
2.0, which is a sequel to the blockbuster film Enthiran directed by veteran director Shankar in the year 2010, released 8 years after the first segment of the movie and has been released in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi across the nation. The movie portrays Rajnikanth in three different roles and stars Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar, Adil Hussain, Amy Jackson and Sudhanshu Pandey in pivotal roles.
Globally, 2.0 is leading in the 8th position amongst other superhit Bollywood films like Dangal, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Bahubali. After Bahubali series, this is the third South Indian film, which has reached such great heights. The Hindi dubbed version of 2.0 was able to cloak in INR 166.75 crore within 11 days of its release. The movie has also successfully attained the status of being the fourth highest Indian grossing film of all time. In Tamil Nadu alone, the movie is about to reach INR 100 crore mark.
The revenue acquired by the film overseas has successfully crossed the $17.5 million mark within 11 days of its release. Among the overseas countries, the U.S.A and UAE have contributed a major share towards the movie’s review. The film has already become the second highest grossing film in overseas markets and is only behind Baahubali 2: The Conclusion.
The veteran actor Rajnkanth has delivered yet another super-hit blockbuster movie with 2.0’s release and has given the Indian fraternity something to rejoice whenever a movie featuring him is released.
Rajinikanth has delivered another solid industry record with 2.0, which is currently the all-time highest grossing Tamil film globally. It is a treat to watch him perform and showcase his action-packed moves. Stay tuned to receive more updates on Rajnikanth’s 2.0.