Toilet Ek Prem Katha Budget, Screen Count, Box Office Prediction


Toilet Ek Prem Katha Budget, Screen Count, Box Office Prediction: Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet Ek Prem Katha will hit the big screens tomorrow. The movie is based on open defecation issues in the rural parts of the country. Ovre the last three months, TEPK has created tremendous buzz on social media and has emerged as one of the hottest films of the year. (Read: Toilet Ek Prem Katha movie details)

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Budget, Screen Count, Box Office Prediction

It has been a terrible year for Bollywood as big budget and big star cast movies like Tubelight, Jab Harry Met Sejal and Jagga Jasoos failed terribly at the box office. The trade experts are hoping TEPK to provide some relief to the industry. Let’s have a detailed look at Toilet Ek Prem Katha budget, screen count, box office prediction:

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Budget

Like almost every Akshay Kumar film, TEPK has been made on a controlled budget. In fact, it is the most economical Akshay Kumar film in the recent time.  Akshay Kumar has himself revealed that the production cost of the film is just 18 crores. With 15 crores spent on marketing and advertising, the total cost of the film is around 33 crores. Akshay Kumar has not taken and salary and will share profits with the producers.

Toilet Ek Prem Katha box office prediction
Toilet: Ek Prem Katha

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Screen Count

The movie has created tremendous buzz before release not only in metros cities but also in small towns. The demand for the movie is high. With Jab Harry Met Sejal struggling, Toilet Ek Prem Katha is expected to release on more than 3000 screens in India. There is no information about the overseas release of the film.

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Box Office Economics

  • Production cost: 18 crores
  • Promotion and advertising cost: 17 crores
  • Total budget: 35 crores
  • Satellite Rights: 20 to 25 crores
  • Music, video and other rights: 10 crores
  • Distribution Rights: 52 crores (rumoured)
  • Overseas: Not disclosed
  • Recover Costs: 105 crores
  • Hit: 110-130 crores
  • Super Hit: More than 130 crores

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Box Office Prediction

The movie has created tremendous buzz before release. The trailer and the songs of the movie have found good appreciation among the masses and classes. Everything is looking in the favour of the film and we can expect it to open big at the box office.

With four consecutive 100 crore movies at his back, Akshay Kumar is in prime form. TEPK could be his fifth 100 consecutive 100 crore movie. If accepted by the audience, it has a good chance to become the highest grossing movies of Akshay Kumar. Here’s a look at the box office prediction of the movie based on the word of mouth of the public:

First Day: 13 to 14 crores

First weekend collection if the WOM:
Positive: 50+ crores
Mixed: 38 to 42 crores
Negative: 28 to 35 crores

Lifetime box office collection if the WOM:
Positive: 130+ crores
Mixed: 80+ crores
Negative: less than 80 crores


Toilet Ek Prem Katha

Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar, Sana Khan and Anupam Kher
Shree Narayan Singh
KriArj Entertainment
Release Date
11 Aug 2017
Run Time
155 min
35 Cr
3000 to 3200
35% to 40% (Expected)

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