Director Raj Kumar Gupta’s period crime thriller Raid finally reached the milestone of 100 crores and it achieved this coveted feat on fourth Friday. The collection of the film got hammered by Tiger’s Baaghi 2, otherwise, it would have scored century much earlier. Raid features Ajay Devgn, Ileana D’Cruz and Saurabh Shukla in lead roles and it’s 8th 100 crores film for Ajay Devgn. The film is inspired by the real-life IT raids that were conducted by the officers of the Indian Revenue Service in the 1980s.
As per the box office reports, the film collected 9.60 crores in the third week and 43 lakhs on fourth Friday to take its total domestic box office collection to 100.14 crores. The daily collection of the film in its third week is as follows: Fri 1.82 cr, Sat 2.26 cr, Sun 2.78 cr, Mon 86 lakhs, Tue 68 lakhs, Wed 62 lakhs, Thu 58 lakhs.
Here’s the fourth ? cr film of 2018… #Raid crosses ₹ 100 cr mark on Day 22… [Week 4] Fri 43 lakhs. Total: ₹ 100.14 cr. India biz. HIT.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 7, 2018
It has become the fourth film of 2018 that crossed 100 crores and joined Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat, Luv Ranjan’s Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety and Tiger Shroff starrer Baaghi 2. It will add another 2-3 crores to its kitty and the lifetime collection will remain below 105 crores. The films of Ajay Devgn that crossed 100 crores mark are as follow:
Golmaal Again – 205.70 crore
Singham Returns – 140 crore
Golmaal 3 – 106 crore
Son of Sardaar – 105 crore
Bol Bachchan – 103 crore
Shivaay – 100.30 crore
Singham – 100.30 crore
Raid – 100.14 crore* (still running)