Yash starrer much talked about historical drama KGF is unstoppable at the box office. The film opened with average numbers and good word of mouth has worked in favour of this gangster drama. It has done excellent business in the opening weekend as it runs riot in Karnataka. The film was expected to touch the epic drama Bahubali in every way, nevertheless, it’s first weekend collection in the state is just second to Bahubali – The Conclusion. KGF is also doing well on the weekdays. On day 5 i.e. Tuesday, KGF showed an upward trend and earned Rs 4.35 crores in the north, making its total collection as Rs 16.45 crores.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh said, “#KGF continues its upward trend... Day 5 [#Christmas] is bigger than Day 1, Day 2, Day 3 and Day 4, which is a rarity... Fri 2.10 cr, Sat 3 cr, Sun 4.10 cr, Mon 2.90 cr, Tue 4.35 cr. Total: ₹ 16.45 cr. India biz. Note: HINDI version.".
KGF was shot intensively in Kannada. It is released in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi. KGF: Chapter 1 released to positive reviews mostly. It traces the life of Rocky, played by superstar Yash, who becomes the messiah of the people.
Here is KGF’s box office report -