Bollywood latest release Tubelight is struggling gravely on the silver screens. For the first five days, Tubelight collections were decent but on the sixth day, it has lost its path. But the worst was yet to come as on the seventh day, Tubelight film loses even more.
The first day Tubelight has earned 21.15 crores, Day 2 it has collected 21.17 crores, Day 3- 22.45 crores. On the first Monday Tubelight collects another 19.09 crores, Tuesday saw a deep fall where the film has only able to reach 12 crores. On the 6th day, Tubelight has managed to earn only 6.50 crores. The seventh day it has collected just 4.50 crores. The total collection of Tubelight movie in one week are 106.86 crores. The gross collection of Tubelight is 153.36 crores.
It is one of the worst performers for Salman Khan in the last 8 years. It is following the path of Salman Khan’s another flop film Jai Ho. Released in 2014, Jai Ho only able to collect 111 crores lifetime.
In overseas market, Tubelight has just collected 25 crores and that makes the worldwide total to 178.36 crores. Released in 5550 screens in over 50 countries, Tubelight got fuzed in just one week.
Right from the critics to audience, everyone was disappointed with the movie. This is not all, even distributors faced a big loss as the India Rights of Tubelight was acquired with a price money of 132 crores. The film is performing worst in the single screen theaters. Many of the exhibitors and distributors are in turmoil with the flop affair of Tubelight film.
Directed by Kabir Khan, Tubelight also stars Sohail Khan, Chinese actress Zhu Zhu, Shah Rukh Khan, Late Om Puri, Matin Rey Tangu in key roles. The film was released in June 23, 2017.
Altogether, Tubelight failed as per the expectations of critics and audience. It is now being termed as one of the flop films of Salman Khan.
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