From a start of Rs. 15.71 crore at its opening on Friday to raise Rs. 5.12 crores on the second Friday, Shaitaan has done well enough to establish a case for himself that would stand for a long time. The first day was also helped by the partial Mahashivratri holiday, but still, even on a normal day, at least Rs would have been raised. 12 crores. From that aspect, the film has held up quite well with an actual drop of only a little over 50%, which is good.

Shaitaan Box Office: Film Maintains Momentum on Second Friday, Long Run EnsuredShaitaan Box Office: Film Maintains Momentum on Second Friday, Long Run Ensured

Movies usually drop around 70% at least on their second Friday, so if Shaitaan has held up much better despite the release of Yodha, Kung Fun Panda 4 and Bastar, it shows that the word of mouth of the audience is still expanding. For the movie. He also assures that from now on the growth would be really good for the film and today the collections will comfortably exceed Rs. 7 Crore mark. Once that happens, more crores will be added to the total tomorrow, meaning the second weekend would easily surpass Rs. 20 crore mark.

The Ajay Devgn and Madhavan starrer is a blockbuster and while the superhit tag is also up for grabs, the film can now be expected to find good prominence in theaters till the release of Bade Miyan Chote Moyan on Eid. Indeed, times are good as Vikas Behl's film has already collected Rs. 86.72 crores and a century would be fetched by the time the weekend ends.

Note: All collections according to production and distribution sources.

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