‘Gabbar Is Back’ rakes in Rs 51.16 crore on day 5

Akshay Kumar’s action thriller ‘Gabbar Is Back’ opened with a thunderous start and the film has earned 51.16 crore on the fifth day which is remarkable. The numbers increased with every passing day. On day one, the film mints in Rs 13.05 crore but falls to Rs 11.36 crore on the second day, Saturday.

The film bounced back on Sunday and rakes in Rs 15 crore on day three, totalling to Rs 39.41 crore on the fourth day. The film disappointed on Monday with just 6.75 crore while on day 5, ‘Gabbar Is Back’ collected just Rs 5 crore, over all it made Rs 51.16 crore on the fifth day.

The movie projected Akshay Kumar as messiah, superhero who fights against injustice and corruption. Shruti Hassan plays his love interest and Kareena Kapoor was seen playing a cameo. The film has Chitrangada Singh’s sizzling item song.

Directed by Krish, the film was helmed by AR Murugadoss and produced by Eros in associated with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's productions. The film also stars actors Sonu Sood and Prakash Raj playing pivotal roles.

The film is the highest Bollywood grosser of 2015 so far.