Padmaavat beats Baahubali 2 box office collection, record opening in Australia

'ਪਦਮਾਵਤ' ਵਿਵਾਦ:ਸੰਜੇ ਲੀਲਾ ਦੀ ਫਿਲਮ ਨੇ ਪਹਿਲੇ ਦਿਨ ਕੀਤੀ ਕਿੰਨੀ ਕਮਾਈ

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat has beaten the likes of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Hindi version) and Dangal. While Padmaavat opened to $367k, Baahubali 2 was $212k and Dangal $247k.

The film has also made $64k in New Zealand and £97 from the preview screenings in UK. Senior trade analyst Taran Adarsh wrote, “#Padmaavat takes a FANTABULOUS START in key international markets on Thu… AUSTRALIA: A$ 367,984 [₹ 1.88 cr] NEW ZEALAND: NZ$ 64,265 [₹ 29.99 lakhs] UK [preview screenings]: £ 97,604 [₹ 88.08 lakhs] @Rentrak”

Padmaavat made a strong Rs 5 crore in its paid preview shows in India, despite limited release. Taran Adarsh had tweeted yesterday, “Despite challenges and extremely limited preview shows [which commenced in evening], #Padmaavat collects ₹ 5 cr in previews screenings on Wed.”

-PTC News