‘Badla’ crosses 50 crore mark at box office


‘Badla’ which stars Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu received great reviews and surpassed Rs 50 crore mark in the second weekend of its release.

The thriller packed film has collected Rs. 56.70 crore at the box office so far. Indian film critic and trade analyst shared the latest box office figures on his Twitter account, also unveiling that ‘Badla’ has beaten Brie Larson-starrer ‘Captain Marvel’ in the second weekend with a healthy margin.

While sharing his views, he wrote, “#Badla is unstoppable and unshakable… Collects more than #CaptainMarvel in Weekend 2 [in fact, #Badla leads by a big margin]… Power of solid content… [Week 2] Fri 4.05 cr, Sat 6.60 cr, Sun 8.05 cr. Total: ₹ 56.70 cr. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 66.90 cr.”

Announcing the tag of ‘hit’, Taran also shared a break-up of the movie’s business week-wise. He tweeted, “#Badla biz at a glance… Week 1: ₹ 38 cr Weekend 2: ₹ 18.70 cr Total: ₹ 56.70 cr India biz. HIT.”

‘Badla’ is facing tough competition from the Hollywood flick ‘Captain Marvel’, at the box-office.

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‘Badla’ narrates the story of a murder mystery, where the character of Taapsee becomes the primary suspect after she is found with her boyfriend’s dead body and money in a locked room.

Big B plays the role of a successful lawyer, who has to defend and save her by solving the mystery.

This is Amitabh Bachchan’s second collaboration with Taapsee after the critically acclaimed ‘Pink’. This directorial of Sujoy Ghosh is a remake of 2016 Spanish film ‘The Invisible Guest’, which was directed by Oriol Paulo.

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The film was produced by Shahrukh Khan under his banner Red Chillies Entertainment alongside Azure Entertainment.