According to the estimates of industry sources, Vikrant Rona earned around Rs 25 crore on the third day of its release on Saturday. It will take its total worldwide gross to between Rs 80-85 crore in three days. The final box office figures for the film are yet to be released. In comparison, Ranbir Kapoor’s Shamshera has earned Rs 60 crore worldwide since its release nine days back. While Akshay Kumar-starrer Samrat Prithviraj ended its run with a worldwide earning of 80 crores.
‘Vikrant Rona’ in top 3
Trade Insiders estimates that the film will easily cross the 100 crore mark in four days. ‘Vikrant Rona’ is already at number seven among the top 10 highest-grossing Kannada films after just three days. It is expected to enter the top 3 before the end of its run. Top 2 has both parts of KGF. KGF Chapter 2 has earned 1233 crores and KGF Chapter 1 has earned 250 crores.
The budget of the film is 95 crores
Nirup Bhandari, Neeta Ashok and Jacqueline Fernandez also made a cameo in Anup Bhandari’s directorial ‘Vikant Rona’. With a budget of 95 crores, it is one of the most expensive Kannada films ever made. The film has also been appreciated by critics and celebs for its content.
SS Rajamouli praised
On Sunday, filmmaker SS Rajamouli wrote on Twitter, “Congratulations @KicchaSudeep on the success of Vikrant Rona. It takes courage and faith to invest in such a line. You did well and you will get paid for it. Pre-climax, the film had a great opening. It was wonderful.’