Adah Sharma starrer The Kerala Story performed well on its first 16 days at the box office. Here’s how much the film collected on day 8 at the box office.
The Kerala Story directed by Sudipto Sen, continues to make waves at the box office, surpassing the INR 150 crore mark in just eleven days. Starring Adah Sharma in the lead role, the film has now become the second highest-grossing Hindi film of the year, with a total collection of INR 187.32 crore. Despite facing controversies, the movie shows resilience and maintains a steady growth.
Despite facing backlash and controversies surrounding its subject matter, “The Kerala Story” remains unstoppable at the box office. The film has now emerged as the second highest-grossing Hindi film of the year, achieving the significant milestone of crossing the INR 150 crore mark within a short span of eleven days.
The Kerala Story Box Office Collection
In its recent performance, “The Kerala Story” witnessed a slight growth in collections after experiencing a dip on Day 15. As per the early estimates, the film showed immense growth on Day 16. It reportedly minted Rs 9 crore at the box office. Hence, the total collection of The Kerala Story now stands at Rs 187.32 crore. It had an overall 29.45 percent Hindi occupancy on Saturday, May 20, 2023.
It seems that The Kerala Story is steadily moving towards Rs 200 crore club.
Featuring a talented ensemble cast including Adah Sharma, Yogita Bihani, Siddhi Idnani, and Sonia Balani, the film narrates the story of women who are manipulated into a heinous terrorism plan after their conversion to Islam.
About The Kerala Story
Written and directed by Sudipto Sen, “The Kerala Story” delves into the controversial theme of forced conversion in the state. Despite facing backlash and being banned in certain regions, the film has managed to garner substantial box office success.
It is noteworthy that “The Kerala Story” follows in the footsteps of Shah Rukh Khan’s much-anticipated comeback film, “Pathaan,” making it the second Bollywood movie of 2023 to achieve such remarkable box office figures. The film is also on track to become the highest-grossing female-led movie of all time.
Producer Vipul Shah recently held press conferences in Mumbai and Kolkata to address the controversies surrounding the film. His efforts aim to engage with the audience and provide clarity on the film’s intent and message.
“The Kerala Story” continues to captivate audiences and generate significant revenue, solidifying its position as one of the most successful films of the year.
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