Rustom has registered the third highest second weekend of the year so far after Salman Khan’s Sultan (34.7 crores) and his own Airlift (19.26 crores). Due to strong word of mouth, the movie still has good hold over the audience across India and heading dominantly despite new releases. As a result it has now become the third highest grossing movie of the year so far by surpassing the lifetime total of Housefull 3 (109.14 crores).
The crux of the story is based on a Naval officer Rustom Pavri, whose character is played by Akshay Kumar falls in love with a girl Cynthia, whose character is played by Ileana D’Cruz. Once a time when Rustom Pavri was out for a trip his lady love Cynthia made affair with her husband’s friend Vikram Makhija. Rustom came back early and discovered the truth of his wife. Later Rustom was packed in court cased with an allegation of killing his friend Vikram.
In its second weekend too, the movie reported impressive performance and raked total 17.12 crores with 4.41 crores of Friday, 5.77 crores of Saturday and 6.94 crores of Sunday. After 10 days, total collection of Rustom was recorded as 108.02 crores from Indian screens and 32.34 crores from overseas market. On its second Monday, it recorded almost 45% of drop than Friday and estimated to add the amount of 2.40 crores* to its account. With this total 11 days collection of the movie will become 110.42 crores*.
This is the fastest growing movie of Akshay Kumar which entered in Rs. 100 Cr. club in just 9 days earlier the highest was Airlift which entered in 10 Days. Now the movie is still moving with a good amount of box office collection. Even after having the same day release of Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro, the film ran well and succeeding well.