Bajrangi Bhaijaan has entered second week but still looks unstoppable at box office. Film has retained around 75% screens from last week which is very good. Screen Count for 2nd week is 2900-3000 and means film still has enough potential to create havoc at box office. Exhibitors are quite confident of the product and hence kept so many screens for second week running.
Coming to film opening on 2nd Friday (8th Day). Film started slow on Morning shows with occupancy of around 20-25% reported. After that film picked up little in Noon shows to record 30-35% occupancy. Film picked up big from Evening onward and from then on occupancy is reported around 70-75% which is fantastic. Thus, early news is that films is holding extremely well.
Generally film tends to register drop of 35-40% on 2nd Friday but in case of Bajrangi Bhaijaan drop from Thursday is around 30% or may be even less. This is excellent considering Thursday business was huge.
Film huge pick up from Evening onward has ensured that Bajrangi will collect in double figures on 2nd Friday. Film is now certain to cross 10 crore nett mark and may close in 11-12 crore nett for the day. This are just estimation from the early samples we have received. Actual may vary as large portion of data is still awaited specially from major single screens. Anyways film now is all set to touch 200 crore nett on 2nd Saturday (9th day).