Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer MS Dhoni: The Untold Story has completed 14 days at the box office and its collection is still increasing at a decent pace. The movie remained steady at the Indian box office through week two and it is now ready to enter the third week.
Despite clashing with Dussehra releases, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story remained strong at the ticket counters in the domestic market in the second week. The movie collected Rs 15.17 crore in its second weekend and Rs 12.18 crore nett on the weekdays. The film has once again topped the domestic business charts, beating new releases.
MS Dhoni: The Untold Story collected Rs 27.35 crore nett at the Indian box office in its second week and its 14-day domestic total has now reached Rs 121.48 crore. The movie on Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni has turned out to be the highest grossing Bollywood biopics of all time.
Taran Adarsh tweeted: "#MSDhoniTheUntoldStory added ₹ 27.35 cr in Week 2, taking the 2-week total to ₹ 121.48 cr. India biz. Note: Hindi+Tamil+Telugu versions. HIT. #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory [Wk 2] Fri 4.07 cr, Sat 5.20 cr, Sun 5.90 cr, Mon 3.40 cr, Tue 4.21 cr, Wed 2.30 cr, Thu 2.27 cr. Total: ₹ 121.48 cr."
Directed by Neeraj Pandey, the film has received positive response from critics and strong word-of-mouth. Although a number of films released after it hit screens on September 30, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story remained almost unaffected at the box office.
The film has also been performing pretty well in overseas markets. While the nett domestic collection of MS Dhoni movie has almost reached Rs 125 crore, the gross worldwide earning of the film has already crossed Rs 150 crore.
With no big release in the coming days, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story is likely to make more money. In its third week, the movie will break the lifetime collection records of Airlift and Rustom, which collected Rs 129 crore and Rs 127.42 crore.