Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Raees’ has collected approximately Rs. 93.44 crores in 5 days. The film is expected to show growth in the coming days too. In fact, Raees will soon become the first film to cross the Rs. 100 crore mark this year.

According to Indian Express, Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared, “#Raees is faring VERY WELL internationally Total till FriUK: 352,753 [? 3.02 cr] Australia: A$ 473,096 [? 2.43 cr]. He also shared, #Raees Wed 20.42 cr, Thu 26.30 cr, Fri 13.11 cr. Total: 59.83 cr. India biz All set for a big Sat and Sun.”

A press release shared by the makers of Raees says, “The film garnered substantial collections on Day 3, which was a working day with an occupancy rate that witnessed a sharp shift from 35-40 % in the morning shows to 90% during the night.”

The movie was released on 2700 screens. Earlier, the film collected $347,000 on 247 screens on Wednesday in the US and continues to trend in the important Gulf states too with estimates saying Raees stood at $500,000. The film enjoyed a solid lead in the UK with $158,000, it minted $268,000 over a 2 day run in Australia.

Raees is also getting an appreciation for enthralling performances by SRK, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Zeeshan Ayyub and Mahira Khan. The film is co-produced by Red Chillies Entertainment and Excel Entertainment. The audience is going gaga over the film, so much that SRKs glasses in the film have become the latest trend.

Shah Rukh Khan, along with the cast and the crew of Raees has recently celebrated the success of the movie in Mumbai.

 

Source = Business Recorder

Auhor = Asfia Afzal