Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh, which is an official Hindi remake of Telugu film Arjun Reddy, has become the highest grossing movie of 2019.
The Sandeep Reddy Vanga directorial’s total collection stands at Rs 249.60 crore.
Kabir Singh has surpassed the box office record set by Vicky Kaushal starrer Uri: The Surgical Strike and the film is inching close to Rs 250 crore mark.
Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the box office figures of the Kiara Advani starrer. He tweeted, “#KabirSingh is excellent in Week 3… Was affected [slightly] by the cricket matches [#CWC19]… Will cruise past ₹ 250 cr today [fourth Fri]… [Week 3] Fri 5.40 cr, Sat 7.51 cr, Sun 9.61 cr, Mon 4.25 cr, Tue 3.20 cr, Wed 3.11 cr, Thu 3.32 cr. Total: ₹ 249.60 cr. India biz.”
Kabir Singh received mixed reviews. But a strong word-of-mouth promotion and an amazing performance by Shahid Kapoor has helped the film break many records.