The Ram Charan – Jr. NTR starrer that also features Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn hit screens last week on Friday. After immense promotions RRR which has been one of the most talked-about and keenly anticipated films of recent times has proved to be unstoppable at both the domestic and international box office. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film which took off on a flying note has in fact crossed the Rs. 100 cr mark within just 5 days of its release. However, despite the massive collections RRR has been seeing, the film fails to out beat the Vivek Agnihotri directorial The Kashmir Files which features Anupam Kher.
In fact, looking at the first Tuesday collections, RRR managed to rake in Rs. 15.02 cr ranks as the 19th all-time highest first Tuesday grosser. When compared to previous releases, the film fails to surpass The Kashmir Files which had collected Rs. 18 cr on its first Tuesday running. However, on the other hand, the business of RRR does manage to surpass the first Tuesday collections of certain other releases like Padmaavat which collected Rs. 14 cr, Baaghi 3 which collected Rs. 13.50 cr, Golmaal Again that collected Rs. 13.25 cr, and the Shah Rukh Khan starrer Happy New Year collected Rs. 13.17 cr.
As of now, RRR continues to draw in the audience and is expected to see further growth in collections over its first week. In fact, trade predicts that RRR has raked in Rs. 107.59 cr till date, will eventually cross the Rs. 150 cr mark by the end of its first week in theatres.