New Delhi: One of the most-awaited films of 2018, 2.0 starring the megastar Rajinikanth and Bollywood hunk Akshay Kumar has continued its successful run at the Box Office even on its second day. Although a crowd-puller, the critics had nothing to praise about the film other than its VFX and animations. The film has managed to rake in Rs 18 crores on its second day.
Noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the collections. He wrote, "#2Point0 remained strong on Day 2... Although the film has declined on Day 2, the biz should gather momentum on Day 3 [Sat] and Day 4 [Sun]… Thu 20.25 cr, Fri 18 cr. Total: ₹ 38.25 cr. India biz. Note: HINDI version."
#2Point0 remained strong on Day 2... Although the film has declined on Day 2, the biz should gather momentum on Day 3 [Sat] and Day 4 [Sun]… Thu 20.25 cr, Fri 18 cr. Total: ₹ 38.25 cr. India biz. Note: HINDI version.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) December 1, 2018
'2.0' is written and directed by S Shankar. This happens to be the first Indian film that is directly shot in 3D. '2.0' is a sequel to superhit 2010 Tamil film 'Enthiran' which had Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead.
The sci-fi drama will see Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Dr Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson.
The film is being shot simultaneously in Tamil and Hindi respectively. Academy award winning music maestro AR Rahman has composed music for the film. Reportedly, '2.0' happens to be the most expensive Indian film being made to date. The film hit the screens on November 29, 2018.