Meghna Gulzar’s directorial Sam Bahadur was released in theatres on 1 December. Starring Vicky Kaushal in the lead role as field marshal, “Sam Manekshaw”, the Bollywood biographical war drama film faced tough competition with Ranbir Kapoor’s film Animal. However, after a slow start, the film witnessed growth on its first weekend at the box office and earned in double digits.
Sam Bahadur Box Office Collection Day 3
Vicky Kaushal starrer Sam Bahadur faced tough competition with Ranbir Kapoor starrer Animal. The film recorded a single-digit opening worth, 5.50cr. However, the film showed signs of growth during its first weekend at the box office. Reportedly, after securing a single-digit opening, Vicky Kaushal’s film Sam Bahadur earned in double digits during the first weekend.
As per Saclink.com, Meghna Gulzar’s directorial, Sam Bahadur earned a total of approx. ₹ 9 Cr on Saturday and ₹ 10.30 Cr on Sunday. The Bollywood biographical war drama film now stands at a domestic total of approximately ₹ 25.55 Cr.
On the other hand, Ranbir Kapoor starrer Animal is unstoppable at the box office, the film has crossed the 200cr domestically and 300cr mark globally at the box office within just 3 days of its release. The box office clash with Animal has dramatically affected Sam Bahadur’s performance.
About Sam Bahadur
Directed by Meghna Gulzar, Sam Bahadur is an upcoming biographical war drama film based on the life of India’s first field marshal, Sam Manekshaw. The film stars Vicky Kaushal as Sam Manekshaw alongside Sanya Malhotra as Manekshaw’s wife and Fatima Sana Shaikh as Indira Gandhi. The film will be released in theatres on 1st December.