Tanu Weds Manu Returns” (TWMR), the sequel to the big hit Tanu weds Manu, has got a huge success in box office collection in India with its two-day domestic collection being well over ₹20 crore.
It seems TWMR lived up to the expectations of the audience and the producers it seems have succeeded in impressing the viewers.Huge promotions and campaigning all over India obviously helped the film do an outstanding business,Having released in over 2000 cinema halls in the domestic market.It also saw a good volume of advance booking.
The Kangana Ranaut starrer received positive reviews from critics as well as viewers and the word of mouth took its business upwards on Saturday. On its second day, the film witnessed over 50% growth and collected over ₹13.10 crore.
Film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#TanuWedsManuReturns biz witnesses PHENOMENAL growth. Biz multiplies on Day 2. Fri 8.75 cr, Sat 13.10 cr+. Total: ₹ 21.85 cr. India biz.”
Made with a budget of ₹17.5 crore, “Tanu Weds Manu” had made ₹18.50 crore at the box office in its first week and its life-time total stands at ₹56 crore. However, “Tanu Weds Manu Returns” has beaten its collection record of first week in just two days. Trade experts predict that the sequel will smash the lifetime record on the prequel in opening week.
“Tanu Weds Manu Returns” also got a superb opening in the international markets. Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#TanuWedsManuReturns doubles in Overseas: AUS: Fri A$ 40,168, Sat A$ 79,349 NZ: Fri NZ$ 7,671, Sat NZ$ 15,411 UK: Fri £ 34,607, Sat £ 64,110.”