Filmmaker Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s Animal is on a downward spiral at the Indian box office. After earning Rs 13.85 crore, Rs 12.72 crore, Rs 10.25 crore, Rs 8.75 crore in the last four days, respectively, the Ranbir Kapoor-starrer will earn around Rs 4.3 crore on Friday, according to early estimates posted at 6 pm by trade website Sacnilk. The film has now completed two weeks in theatres. The movie’s total collection in India stands at Rs 481.14 crore.
There is anticipation about whether Animal will enter the Rs 500 crore club this weekend. Currently, there is no significant competition for the movie at the box office. Although released alongside Vicky Kaushal’s Sam Bahadur, Animal outperformed it by tenfold on the opening day. With less than a week to go before the release of Shah Rukh Khan’s Dunki and Prabhas starrer Salaar, the film continues to mint moolah.
Ranbir Kapoor has become the first Bollywood actor post-COVID to deliver three consecutive movies earning over Rs 100 crore at the Indian box office. Brahmastra, released in 2022, opened well and collected Rs 257 crore. In 2023, Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar followed, earning Rs 149 crore. Currently, Animal is contributing to this streak.
Also starring Bobby Deol, Anil Kapoor and Rashmika Mandanna in pivotal roles, The movie was released in multiple languages on December 1. The film is produced by T-Series and Bhadrakali Pictures.