Kabali 1st Day Collection Report: As expected Superstar Rajinikanth's Kabali has shattered all opening records in South Film industry. Kabali collection has surpassed the 1st day of Baahubali not only in India but also in overseas.
The film has unbelievable run down South. In Tamil Nadu, the occupancy remained 100% from morning to night shows. In Kerala all shows were houseful and even in Karnataka and AP/Nizam, it was running at 85-90% occupancy. As per estimates, Kabali 1st collection stands at 44.75 crore. It has finally broken Baahubali opening day record which stands at 42.1 cr in India.
Take a look at the Kabali territory wise collection.
This is the second highest opening day (nett collection) ever for any Indian film. However, the entertainment tax down South is low as compared to Bollywood films. So it cannot be compared with any of other Bollywood. An ideal way will be to compare gross collections and by that method, Happy New Year and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo stands higher that Kabali. But Kabali is a regional film and to score in other states is an unbelievable feat.
An As far worldwide collection is concerned, producers are claiming that film has collected over 100 cr from Thursday preview+Friday. However, the official figures are yet to be reported. Also, tell us what do you think about Kabali 1st day collection in India in below comments section.