Kabir Singh starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani is now a blockbuster. The movie has crossed Rs. 200-crore-mark recently. It has now gone on to become the second highest grossing film of 2019. Uri featuring Vicky Kaushal still stands strong at the top position.
Will Shahid Kapoor–Kiara Advani starrer be able to cross the mark? Will it become the highest grosser of 2019? Trade analyst Taran Adarsh raised such questions as he tweeted, “#KabirSingh biz at a glance… Week 1: 134.42 cr Week 2: 78.78 cr Total: 213.20 cr India biz. Will #KabirSingh join the coveted 300 cr Club?… The cricket matches [#CWC19] might act as a roadblock… Week 3 will give an idea of its *lifetime biz*”
Also revealing the Box Office numbers, he mentioned, “#KabirSinghcontinues to flex its muscles at the BO… Packs a solid total… Will emerge highest grossing #Hindi film  in Week 3… [Week 2] Fri 12.21 cr, Sat 17.10 cr, Sun 17.84 cr, Mon 9.07 cr, Tue 8.31 cr, Wed 7.53 cr, Thu 6.72 cr. Total: 213.20 cr. India biz.”
Taran added, “Top 5 highest grossing films… 2019 releases… 1. #Uri 2. #KabirSingh [still running] 3. #Bharat 4. #Kesari 5. #TotalDhamaal [BO ranking as on 4 July 2019] #KabirSingh will occupy No 1 rank in its Week 3. #KabirSingh is being showcased in 2000+ screens in Week 3.”
Kabir Singh is directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, who had also helmed the original version of the film Arjun Reddy. Vijay Deverakonda and Shalini Pandey starrer Arjun Reddy was a Telugu blockbuster in 2017. Earning Rs. 500 crore at the Box Office, the movie made Vijay an overnight star.