Highest Opening Day Collection For Hollywood Movies in India: Avengers: Endgame Tops The List
Highest opening day collection for Hollywood movies in India: Avengers Endgame, Spider-Man – No Way Home, and Avatar: The Way Of Water are the top opening day Hollywood grossers in India
The market for Hollywood movies has grown exponentially in India in the last few years. The fan following of Hollywood movies has seen an upward trend in the last five years or so. Hollywood movies especially those of sci-fi, action, superhero, and adventure genre have minted huge money at the Indian box office.
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Released on 26 April 2019, Avengers: Endgame sets the Indian box office on fire and earned Rs 53.15 Crore on its opening day. It is the highest opening day Hollywood grosser in India. James Cameron’s much-awaited sci-fi action drama Avatar: The Way Of Water collected Rs 40 crore on its opening day.
Marvel’s Spider-Man – No Way Home recorded a bumper opening. It collected Rs 32.67 Crore on its first day. Avengers – Infinity War took a huge and earned Rs 31.3 Crore on its first day. It is now Hollywood’s fourth highest opening-day grosser in India. Two more Marvel movies, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Thor: Love and Thunder are on the list.
A spin-off from the Fast & Furious series, ‘Hobbs And Shaw’ is in the seventh position with the opening day collection of Rs 13.15 Crore. Let’s have a look at Hollywood movies with the highest opening day collection at the Indian box office.
1) Avengers: Endgame (2018) – Rs 53.15 Crore
Avengers: Endgame earned Rs 53.15 Crore on its opening day. It is now the highest opening day Hollywood grosser in India.
2) Avatar: The Way Of Water (2022) – Rs 40 Crore
James Cameron’s much-awaited sci-fi action drama Avatar: The Way Of Water collected Rs 40 crore on its opening day.
3) Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) – Rs 32.67 Crore
Marvel’s biggie featuring Spider-man set the global box office on fire post-pandemic. In India, it opened on a terrific note and earned Rs 32.67 Crore.
4) Avengers: Infinity War (2018) – Rs 31.3 Crore
Released on 27 April 2018, Avengers: Infinity War is the third-highest opening-day Hollywood grosser in India with a collection of Rs 31.3 crore.
5) Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness – Rs 27.5 Crore
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is the fifth-highest opening day Hollywood grosser in India with a collection of Rs 27.5 crore.
6) Thor: Love And Thunder – Rs 18.2 Crore
The fourth movie of the Thor series, Thor: Love And Thunder is the newest entry to the list. Chris Hemsworth starrer takes a massive opening in India and collects Rs 18.6 Crore on its first day.
7) Fast And Furious Presents: Hobbs And Shaw – Rs 13.15 Crore
A spin-off of the Fast & Furious series starring Dwayne Johnson registered a good opening and collected Rs 13.15 Crore.
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8) Captain Marvel – Rs 12.75 Crore
Released on 8 March 2019, Captain Marvel records a good opening and earned Rs 12.75 Crore on its opening day at the Indian box office.
9) Fast & Furious 7 – Rs 12.03 Crore (Including Paid Previews)
Fast & Furious franchise has a huge fan following in India. The seventh film of the franchise Fast & Furious 7 recorded a big opening of Rs 12.03 Crore.
10) Wakanda Forever – Rs 12 Crore
The second movie of the Black Panther franchise and the 30th MCU movie, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever earned Rs 12 Crore on its opening day.
11) Deadpool 2 – Rs 11.25 Crore
Deadpool 2 surprised the trade experts when it recorded an opening of Rs 11.25 Crore at the Indian box office.
12) The Lion King – Rs 11.06 Crore
The animated musical family drama movie collected more than Rs 11 Crore on its opening day.
13) Avengers: Age Of Ultron – Rs 10.98 Crore
The Avengers franchise has a huge fan base in India. That’s why its movies record big openings in India. Avengers: Age Of Ultron released in 2015 earned Rs 10.98 Crore on its opening day in India.
14) The Jungle Book – 10.09 crores
The Jungle Book is at the 14th position in the list with first-day earnings of Rs 10+ Crore.
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