Marvel Studios’ latest superhero film, Ant-Man and the Wasp, had a decent opening at the Indian box office. The opening collection is similar to the collections of Black Panther and it was able to beat Bollywood biggie Sanju which is running in its third week.
As per the box office reports, the film earned 5.50 crores nett (7.05 crores gross) on its first day in the Indian market. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the sequel to 2015’s Ant-Man, and the twentieth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures on Saturday. “Hollywood continues to consolidate its presence in India… #AntManAndTheWasp springs a surprise… Packs a SOLID PUNCH on Day 1… Fri Rs 5.50 cr Nett BOC… Gross BOC: Rs 7.05 cr… India biz… All languages”, he wrote.
The box office collection of the film is as follows:
Friday (Day 1): ₹ 5.50 cr
Total: ₹ 5.50 cr