It is a thunderous start for Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer MS Dhoni: The Untold Story. Yes! The much-awaited movie successfully met with the huge hype and anticipation in terms of its collections on its first day of release. The Dhoni biopic has made its mark as the 2nd highest opener of 2016, after Salman Khan-starrer Sultan. MS Dhoni film’s Friday collection stands at Rs 21.30 cr.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the collections and the status of the film. He wrote: #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory takes a THUNDEROUS start on Day 1… Emerges the 2nd HIGHEST OPENER of 2016… Fri ₹ 21.30 cr. India biz. #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory is the BIGGEST OPENER in the biopic genre… Sat and Sun biz should add to a FABULOUS total. India biz.
Packed multiplexes again hint at the huge popularity of Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. It is the story of real life Dhoni that is pulling the crowd to theatres. If early reviews are to be believed, then Sushant has not disappointed either. The movie saw a good opening in morning shows.
He also shared the list of top five highest box office openers of 2016.