Actor Vicky Kaushal’s Uri: The Surgical Strike, which opened the box office this year, is now the 10th highest grossing Hindi film in history. The film released on January 11 and had a successful run in theatres for over 10 weeks across India with collections nearing Rs 250 crore at the domestic box office.
The film is now among the highest Hindi grossers, a list dominated by Aamir Khan and Salman Khan — both have three three films each — while Prabhas’ Baahubali 2 is on the top slot with over Rs 500 crore in box office collection.
Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the news on Twitter. He tweeted, “#Uri emerges 10th highest grossing *Hindi* film ever… 1. #Baahubali2 [#Hindi], 2. #Dangal, 3. #Sanju, 4. #PK, 5. #TigerZindaHai, 6. #BajrangiBhaijaan, 7. #Padmaavat, 8. #Sultan, 9. #Dhoom3, 10. #UriTheSurgicalStrike. Note: Nett BOC. India biz.”
Despite a reduced screen count, Uri continued to hold fort amid several new releases such as Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, Gully Boy, Total Dhamaal and now Kesari.
Sharing the weekly box office collections of the film, Taran tweeted, “#Uri biz at a glance…Week 1: ? 71.26 cr Week 2: ? 62.77 cr Week 3: ? 37.02 cr Week 4: ? 29.34 cr Week 5: ? 18.74 cr Week 6: ? 11.56 cr Week 7: ? 6.67 cr Week 8: ? 3.83 cr Week 9: ? 1.63 cr Week 10: ? 95 lakhs Week 11: ? 29 lakhs Total: ? 244.06 cr India biz.
Uri had created history as its second weekend box office collection was higher than the first weekend. The film had collected Rs 35.92 crore in its first weekend and Rs 37.75 crore in its second weekend.
According to BollywoodHungama.com, the lifetime collections of the top 10 Hindi grossers are:
Baahubali: The Conclusion: Rs 510 crore. Dangal: Rs 387 crore, Sanju: Rs 342 crore, PK: Rs 340 crore, Tiger Zinda Hai: Rs 339 crore, Bajrangi Bhaijaan: Rs 320 crore, Padmaavat: Rs 302 crore, Sultan: Rs 300 crore, Dhoom 3: Rs 284 crore and Uri: The Surgical Strike: Rs 244 crore.
Uri is the first film starring Vicky as a solo lead that has entered Rs 100 crore club. The actor, who has already won quite a few awards for his performance in his 2018 blockbuster Sanju, recently shared his happiness on Instagram by sharing a picture of him flying in the air. He captioned it, “How’s the Pose? …High Sir!”
He also won the Jeep Badge of Honour at HT India’s Most Stylish 2019 awards.
Birthday Special: Take a look at Top 10 melodious tracks of KK
Krishnakumar Kunnath, famously known as KK, was among the best artists in the country. On May 31, the brilliant vocalist died following a cardiac arrest at his show in Kolkata. He was gifted with a disorderly yet smooth voice that will be recalled by his fans for a long time to come. On the event of his 54th birthday, have a look at his best 10 heartwarming tracks. <3
1. Aankhon Mein Teri Ajab Si.
2. Yaaro Dosti.
3. Tadap Tadap Ke.
4. Tu Aashiqui Hai.
5. Tu Hi Meri Shab Hai.
6. Khuda Jaane.
7. Zara Sa.
8. Dil Kyu Yeh Mera.
9. Hai Junoon.
10. Pyaar Ke Pal.
US woman’s bhangra performance wins hearts. Watch video
A US lady has left netizens stunned with her bhangra dance. The lady is seen killing the bhangra moves in a video shared on Instagram.
In the video, she is seen performing bhangra in her kitchen wearing a T-shirt and yoga pants. She effortlessly performs to the melody “Chidi Blauri”, sung by Mannat Noor and Ammy Virk, from 2018 film Laung Laachi. Happily, she grooves energetically, winning the hearts of netizens.
“Something delayed for now,” Omala, the Instagrammer captioned the post. The video has earned more than 1.2 million hits on Instagram.
One of her social media follower commented, “hell yes, you had the swag and attitude and perfectly done steps to traditional Bhangra! Whoot whoot.” Another client remarked, “What aa dance ????? amazing ?.”
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Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor’s wedding: Couple’s big day is finally here, the couple is set to tie the knot today
Finally, Ranbir and Alia are to tie the knot today. Ranbir Kapoor’s whole family is excited about it. Yesterday, the Yeh Jawani hai Deewani star held Mehendi and Haldi ceremonies at his Pali Hill residence Vastu. Apart from his family members, several other stars such as Karan Johar, etc were present at the rituals. Neetu Kapoor and Riddhima Kapoor have already confirmed with the paparazzi that Alia and Ranbir are tying the knot today i.e 14th April, some reports however suggest that the muhurat of Ranbir Kapoor-Alia Bhatt wedding is at 3:30 pm. In a recent interview, Shakti Kapoor said that Rishi Kapoor wanted to see Ranbir-Alia’s wedding with his own eyes and he is glad that Ranbir didn’t delay the wedding anymore.
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