The highest Hindi grosser of 2019 was the Vicky Kaushal-starrer URI: The Surgical Strike, while the highest grossing film at the Indian box office (Hindi as well as Hollywood), in 2019, was Marvel's Avengers: Endgame. Kabir Singh garnered Rs 193.81 crore in twelve days whereas Endgame did a whopping Rs 350 crore plus business at the box office in India.
We compared the week one footfalls of the recent Hindi blockbuster Kabir Singh with the highest Hindi grosser of 2019, URI, and found out that Kabir Singh's footfalls were much higher than URI in the first week. Now let us compare the footfalls of Kabir Singh with the Hollywood blockbuster Endgame. As per the table below, the difference in the footfalls of Kabir Singh and Endgame is less than 40 per cent in the top four cinema chains of India - PVR, Inox, Carnival and Cinepolis.
|First week admit compare|
|Multiplex||Kabir Singh||Avengers: Endgame|
As per the table above, Kabir Singh's week one footfalls were 75.81 per cent of Endgame in PVR, in Inox it was 75.66 per cent of Endgame, in Carnival it was 82.20 per cent of Endgame and in Cinepolis it was 64.71 per cent of Endgame.
- Bhavi Gathani