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Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro and Akshay Kumar’s Rustom, have hit theatres simultaneously on Friday leaving the audience spoilt for choice. The clash of the two Bollywood titans is currently topic for talk. Mohenjo Daro movie showcases the period of 2600 BC. It is about an orphan boy who falls in love with a girl whose father had killed the hero’s family in his vicious past. Whereas, Rustom is based on the real incident of Nanavati commission. Rustom is a thriller murder mystery movie, in which Ileana D’cruz and Esha Gupta are the lead actresses in the movie.

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 13 August 2016, 01:55:15 PM
Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

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Mohenjo Daro released in about 2300-2500 screens, while Rustom was allotted 2000 screens.

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

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According to trade experts and distributors, Rustom successfully collected Rs 15 crore and around Rs 8-10 crore for Mohenjo Daro

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

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Trade analyst and editor of KoiMoi.com Komal Nahta says Rustom has given Akshay his second highest opening at the box office after Airlift.

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

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Rustom was made at a budget of Rs 50 crore. There are no confirmed reports about the budget for Mohenjo Daro. Filmfare estimated it around Rs 100 crore  but Ashutosh Gowariker Productions hasn't released any clarification on those figures.

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

Mohenjo Daro vs Rustom opening day Box office collections

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Trade experts have projected that by 15 August, Rustom has a potential of earning around Rs 40-50 crore. Whereas, Mohenjo Daro estimated earnings is pitched at Rs 20-30 crore.