‘Gully Boys’ earns Rs 72.45 crore in the first weekend

After a massive opening at the box-office on the Valentine’s Day, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer ‘Gully Boys’ earned Rs 72.45 crore in the opening weekend.

“#GullyBoy has excellent *extended* weekend... Will cross ? 75 cr today [Mon]... Metros exceptional... Mumbai circuit terrific... Tier-2 cities pick up... Metros to trend strongly on weekdays... Thu 19.40 cr, Fri 13.10 cr, Sat 18.65 cr, Sun 21.30 cr. Total: ? 72.45 cr. India biz,” Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film’s figures.

The film is expected to eclipse he earnings of Zoya’s earlier films in the first week itself. “#GullyBoy benchmarks... Crossed ? 50 cr: Day 3, ? 75 cr: Will cross on Day 5 [Mon] Will cross *lifetime biz* of Zoya Akhtar’s #DilDhadakneDo [? 76.88 cr] on Day 5 and #ZindagiNaMilegiDobara [? 90.27 cr; Zoya’s highest grossing film] in Week 1 itself. India biz,” Adarsh added.

The film is also doing a great business in the overseas as well. “#GullyBoy is making the right noise #Overseas... USA+Canada: Crosses $ 1.5 mn [? 10.70 cr]. Few locations to be added. UAE+GCC: $ 894k [? 6.38 cr] UK: £ 181,307 [? 1.67 cr] Australia: A$ 320,435 [? 1.63 cr] NZ+Fiji: NZ$ 83,588 [? 40.94 lakhs] Note: Thu to Sat biz,” trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted earlier.

 ‘Gully Boys’ helemd by Zoya Akhtar opened with rave reviews apat from garerning good numbers. The performance of Ranveer And Alia was highly praused. Bolllywood celebrities highly appluaded the film. Even Hollywood actor Will Smith became Ranveer Singh’s fan and shared a video on Instagram, praising his rapping skills.” Yo Ranveer! Congrats man. I am loving what you doing. Gully Boy,” Will said in the video. “I have seen old school hip hop, seen hip hop all over the world. I am loving it. Go get it,” he wrote.