'Baaghi 2' has best opening of 2018

01 April, 2018, 03:42 | Author: Norman Carr
  • Tiger Shroff

Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani starrer "Baaghi 2" released to pack houses nationwide and has nailed the biggest opening of 2018 as the hype around the film was bigger than anticipated.

It remains to be seen how "Baaghi 2" will prove later today and over the weekend. The action thriller has become Tiger's highest opening day grosser. Now, The sequel is being helmed by choreographer turned director Ahmed Khan.

Action superstar Akshay Kumar is so impressed with Tiger Shroff for his action quotient in Baaghi 2, that he has compared him with Tony Jaa.


"Baaghi" however is off to a great start as it has already made 1/4 of a century, collecting 25 crores in the first day itself. According to the predictions of trade analysts, the second part in the series is expected to earn double digit box office income on Friday. In UAE-GCC, it has opened HIGHER than Fox Star Studios' major releases Jolly LLB 2 [65% higher] and Judwaa 2 [25% higher]. So, what Baaghi 2 collection might end up with in over 3 days of opening weekend is in excess of Rs 80 cr. The film has actually managed to shoot up much higher, as an unbelievable number of 25.10 crore has come in. In 2010 Dabangg, Salman Khan was promoted as the last action hero because most of the actors were shifting the gear to more performance oriented films instead of beating people senselessly.

Hence, viewers were eagerly waiting for a big entertainer like Baaghi 2, and the first-day collection reflects the same.

Baaghi 2 also stars ensemble cast like Manoj Bajpayee, Randeep Hooda, Prateik Babbar, Deepak Dobriyal, Grandmaster Shifuji Shaurya Bharadwaj and introducing Sunit Morarjee in addition to Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani.

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