Tenet was the first major release on Indian Cinemas after Covid caused lockdown and reopening and with the exception of Suraj se Mangal Bhari no other movie has opened in theaters in India. Tenet did well in Mumbai and Tamil Nadu especially Chennai
Tenet India Box office Collection
8.25 Crore nett or around 10 Crore gross
Tenet opened to around 1.2 Crore and may go on to do 10 Crore Lifetime in India at the best case which would be 70 to 80% lower than normal times.
Tenet opening day at Indian box office which is around 70% lower than what it would have done in normal times but is still some decent news for cinemas who have been looking at almost 0 sales otherwise as no new releases are making their way to the screens.
Tenet sold 70,000 tickets on its opening day with some IMAX screens hitting the 50% capacity which is allowed
Tenet opened to mixed reviews by critics but still was widely awaited in Indian markets and had an advance ticket sales of 50 Lakhs for opening day and 1.2 Crores for the weekend.
Tenet saw first time footfalls In Mumbai and Bangalore which was its best market with IMAX screenings
1475 Crore or $200 Million is the estimated budget of Tenet worldwide
Tenet International Box Office Collection
Tenet collected $57 Million in USA and $357 Million worldwide before seeing a release in India
Tenet Hit or Flop
Christopher Nolan’s last movie Dunkirk had grossed $3.1 Million or Rs 20 Crores in Indian box office
Tenet worldwide is an average grosser with covid wrecking havoc worldwide and should have ideally crossed $400 Million to be a plus movie in normal times but in these times a $357 Million gross which might go up somewhat is a decent result