Airlift Budget Worldwide Box Office Collections
120.70 Crores nett as per Producer figure
200 Crores + gross
Airlift is First Akshay Kumar movie to cross 200 Crores Worldwide.
Airlift is only the 25th movie to cross 200 Crores worldwide.
Airlift has reached the 26th position on 100 Crore club movies in India also.
Airlift has also beaten Holiday and is set to become second highest grossing movie in Akshay Kumar’s career after rowdy Rathore
Box Office Verdict
Day 16 India:
2.25 Crore nett Trade Figure
3.04 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 15 India:
1.25 Crore nett Trade Figure
2.03 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 14 India:
1.75 Crore nett Trade Figure
1.99 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 13 India:
1.83 Crore nett Trade Figure
2.4 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 12 India:
2.04 Crore nett Trade Figure
2.61 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Total till date:
102.88 Crores nett as per Trade figure
107.9 Crores nett as per Producer figure
Day 11 India:
2.03 Crore nett Trade Figure
2.53 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Total till date:
100.84 Crores nett as per Trade figure
105.29 Crores nett as per Producer figure
Day 10 India:
8.26 Crore nett as per Producer figure
7.82 Crore nett Trade Figure
6.02 Crore nett Trade Figure
6.5 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 8 India:
4.02 Crore nett Trade Figure
4.5 Crore nett as per Producer figure
Day 7 India:
4.94 Crore nett Trade Figure
5 Crore nett as per Producer figure
1.) Airlift first week collections are the highest ever for Akshay Kumar in his career.
2.) First Week is All Time 20th Highest Ever just behind Dabangg and Agneepath and ahead of 3 idiots.
3.) First Week is second Highest ever for a movie released in republic day week after Jai Ho.
Day 6 India:
5.82 Crore nett Trade Figure
6 Crores nett as per Producer figure
Day 5 India:
17.8 Crores as per Producer figure
17.06 Crore nett Trade Figure
Day 4 India
10.4 Crore nett as per Producer figure
10.3 Crores as per Trade figure
Day 3 India
17.35 Crores as per Producer figure
Day 2 India
14.6 Crores as per Producer figure
Day 1 India:
12.35 Crore as per Producer Figure
Day 1 Overseas:
Total: 3.16 crores from 5 countries
USA+ Canada – 130,643 USD [88.28 lacs] from 80 screens
U.K. – 50,014 USD [33.79 lacs] from 37 screens
Australia – 28,676 USD [19.37 lacs] from 17 screens
New Zealand – 13,029 USD [8.8 lacs] from 9 screens
UAE: AED 900,000 or Rs 1.66 Crores ( highest opening day gross for an Akshay Kumar Movie.)
check box office collections of Kya Kool Hain Hum 3 here.
First Day Box office collections of Airlift are lower if you compare it with opening days of other Akshay Kumar movies but is higher than Baby which had released to only 7.86 Crores last year in the same period.
The biggest positive is that the movie has collected more than Baby despite a clash with Kya Kool Hain Hum 3 and has reached an opening day in double figures which nobody in trade expected it to do.
Airlift vs Kya Kool Hain Hum 3 Region wise:
Punjab: Kya Kool Hain Hum 3: 68.5 lacs while Airlift 1.19 Crores
CI: Kya Kool Hain Hum 3: 26 lacs while Airlift 37 lacs
Rajasthan:Kya Kool Hain Hum 3: 38 lacs while Airlift 52 Lacs
West Bengal:Kya Kool Hain Hum 3:26 lacs while Airlift 45 Lacs
Top Akshay Kumar Movies Opening days box office collection
Singh is Bliing : 18.32 Crore
Rowdy Rathore: 14.03 Crores
Brothers: 13.68 Crores
Gabbar is Back 12.31 Crores
Holiday: 11.66 Crores
If compared to 2015 movies Airlift would have had an opening day which was 9th Highest . Airlift has done slightly better than Tamasha which was again a multiplex movie.
This genre which usually has very good critical reviews needs very strong word of mouth to do well
Airlift is best multiplexes and in North India especially multiplexes of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana due to star pull of Akshay Kumar but was weaker in single screens and mass centers of India
Baby had a day 1 of 7.86 Crore as per Trade Figure and 9.3 Crore as per producer figures details of Baby’s Box Office Collections are here
2800 Pan India
Airlift Budget is 40 Crores without Akshay Kumar Salary which is usually 20-25 Crores alone.
Akshay Kumar will however take 80% of Profit
Production Cost: 27 Crores ,
Prints & Advertising Cost 13 Crores.
Akshay Kumar followed profit sharing model because of the lessons learned in Baby which was an average performer.
Airlift Hit Ya Flop ( Profit and Loss Analysis):
Airlift All India Theatrical has been sold at 32 Crores to Prateek Builders entertainment arm
and the Movie will be Hit when it crosses 64 Crores in India
Airlift Rights Costs & Profits
Sattelite Rights have been sold at 20 Crores
Music Rights 4 Crores
Overseas Rights 7 Crores
Pre Release revenue for Producers: 63 Crores
Cost 40 Crores
Pre Release Profits :23 Crores
Akshay Kumar’s Pre release share of Profit: 80% of 23 Crores i.e 18.4 Crores.
Producers profit : 4.6 Crores
Airlift Box Office Trade Expectations
Trade was not too excited about Airlift because of what had happened with last Akshay Kumar starrer Baby and os this was the opening expectations from Trade
Friday 8 Crore
Sat 10 Crore
Sun 12 Crore
Weekend 30 Crore
Meanwhile also take a look at Box Office Collection 2016 & Budget of all bollywood movies