New Delhi: Benedict Cumberbatch-starrer Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, One of the most anticipated movies of Hollywood, had a tremendous start in India earns Rs 27.50 at Box Office in first day. The movie is now poised for a strong weekend!
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness has become the biggest Hollywood opener of 2022 and the 4th biggest Hollywood film opening of all time in India.
Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures on Saturday.
#DoctorStrange is MARVEL-ous on Day 1… 4TH BIGGEST HOLLYWOOD OPENER in #India… *Day 1* biz…
⭐  #AvengersEndgame: ₹ 53.10 cr
⭐  #SpiderMan: ₹ 32.67 cr
⭐  #AvengersInfinityWar: ₹ 31.30 cr
⭐  #DoctorStrange: ₹ 27.50 cr#India biz. All versions. pic.twitter.com/1VWKthczJw
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 7, 2022
In the US, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness opened to $36 million in Thursday previews. It is expected to mint $175 million by the end of the weekend. As per a report on Collider, the film has made $60 million in advance ticket sales in the US and $85 overseas.
Despite tough regional competition across markets and a non-holiday period release, the film has performed extremely well on Day 1 owing to the positive word of mouth, huge fan following and craze for Marvel films in India.
Marvel Studios ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is currently in theatres in English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam respectively.