This year saw the release of two of Akshay Kumar films. While Kesari released in March, Mission Mangal hit the screens two weeks ago. Mission Mangal became the highest day one grosser for Akshay. Kesari, on the other hand, became the second-highest day one grosser for Akshay in his career spanning almost three decades.
Following is a table that elucidates and compares the week one (consisting of eight days) footfalls for both the films.
|First week admit compare|
|Multiplex||Thursday||1st week||Mission Mangal 8 Days||Kesari 8 Days|
As per the table above, the week one footfalls for Mission Mangal is 13.45 per cent more than that of Kesari if we consider the top four cinema chains of India - PVR, Inox, Carnival and Cinepolis.