Animal advance box office collections: Ranbir Kapoor set to record his highest opening with Sandeep Reddy Vanga directorial

November 28,2023

Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor is all set to unleash 'Animal' in theatres on December 1 and the going by the early box office reports, it seems that fans can't wait to catch all the action.

As anticipation builds for Kapoor's latest venture, the film is gearing up for a roaring start at the ticket windows. The advance booking report for the first day has been unveiled and the numbers look promising. In fact, the film directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, may just go on to become Ranbir's biggest opening of all time.

The film has not only gained momentum across Hindi sectors, but has also raked in some impressive numbers in the Telugu, and Tamil languages respectively.

The nationwide advance bookings in Hindi were estimated at around Rs 5.87 crore, with a total of 176,192 tickets booked from 5570 shows.

Meanwhile, the Telugu dubbed version has raked in an estimated Rs 54.29 lakh, from 33,453 tickets sold. The Tamil dubbed version, on the other hand, has earned an estimated Rs 32,740 from the 341 tickets sold.

Currently, the film boasts of an All India earning of Rs 6.42 Crore, setting the stage for an impressive debut on Friday. Reports also suggest that a total of over 2 lakh tickets have been sold thus far.

According to, the film has made a substantial collection in the state of Maharashtra. The movie made a total advance collection of Rs 92.08 lakh and Rs 1.2 crore, taking into consideration, the blocked seats. This is followed by Karnataka, earning Rs 60.91 lakh and an estimated Rs 75.51 lakh including blocked seats.

Uttar Pradesh also reported good business in the norther. The state saw promising numbers with an advance booking of Rs 28.84 lakh and an estimated Rs 46.21 lakh from blocked seats.

Ahead of the release, Ranbir has been busy promoting his action thriller across all platforms. The star even flew to the south to make sure the film reached a wide audience. During the promotional event, Ranbir opened up on why director Vanga's titled his film 'Animal'.

Ranbir explained, "Once you see the film, you will understand."

He elaborated, "I think the reason why Sandeep Reddy Vanga called this film Animal is because animal behaves out of instinct. They don't behave out of thought. So this character that I'm playing, he behaves out of instinct to protect his family. He is not thinking he is behaving out of instinct, he is impulsive, and I think that's where the title Animal came and once you see the film you'll realize that this film suits this title."

The film which received an A certificate from the CBFC, also features Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead roles.