Superstar Rajinikanth’s recent outing Darbar, directed by AR Murugadoss, released in over 4000 screens across the globe in three languages. Bankrolled by Lyca Productions, the film features Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Suneil Shetty, Prateik Babbar and Nivetha Thomas in the lead roles.
Darbar grossed Rs 150 crore worldwide in just three days, according to the producers. The film successfully completed a week in theatres and is still going strong at the box office. The AR Murugadoss-directorial is dominating the box office in Chennai.
8-days city gross total is 10.95 CR 👍
More milestones ahead for #DarbarThiruvizha
— Kaushik LM (@LMKMovieManiac) January 17, 2020
Trade analyst LM Kaushik took to Twitter to share, “#Darbar continues to rock the Chennai city BO, grossing 98 lakhs on Thursday #MaattuPongal day.8-days city gross total is 10.95 CR (sic)”
Darbar stepped into the second week with much appreciation from fans. In fact, the film is performing extremely well in Karnataka. So far, the film has minted Rs 16.75 crore across the state and is expected to breakeven on Saturday (January 18).
— KollyEmpire 🍿 (@kollyempire) January 16, 2020
Apart from South India, Superstar Rajinikanth’s film is rocking the UK box office by raking in £281,426 (Rs 2.6 cr) in a week. Since there is no stiff competition at the box office, Darbar is expected to continue its run in the international market.
Darbar follows the story of Aaditya Arunasalam who is on a mission to bust a drug racket in Mumbai. The film has been receiving mixed reviews from the critics and fans alike.