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'Captain Marvel' box office collection: Brie Larson starrer earns Rs 32.28 crore in first weekend

Brie Larson in a poster of 'Captain Marvel'. Photograph:( Twitter )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 11, 2019, 07.07 AM (IST)

Brie Larson starrer ‘Captain Marvel’ is on a good ticket run as the film has now earned more than Rs 30 crore after its first weekend on the theatres. 

The first female-led superhero film that stars Larson as Captain Marvel is also gaining a lot of good traction from cinema critics. 

The film opened with Rs 15.18 crore, then Rs 16.79 crore on Saturday -- taking the total collection to Rs 32.28 crore.

As per a statement released on the official figures: “Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel opened with 15.49 crs GBOC (13.01 Crores NBOC) – (revised nos) on day 1, making it the biggest opening for any solo Super Hero movie. And continues its the winning streak on day 2 as well, earning Rs 16.79 Crore GBOC (14.10 crs NBOC) and a growth of 8% from Day 1. The total stands at 32.28 Crores GBOC (27.11 Crores NBOC).”

On the Indian turf, ‘Captain Marvel’ competes with ‘Badla’ starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu. 

Meanwhile, apart from Larson, the film also features Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening and Jude Law and others in significant roles.