Besides, the stunning off and on screen chemistry between the lead pair Tiger and Disha also attracted the audience to theatres.
Baaghi 2's strong word of mouth mainly for Tiger's jaw dropping action sequences has helped the film to fill in seats by the audiences in multiplexes and single screens. In 2010 Dabangg, Salman Khan was promoted as the last action hero because most of the actors were shifting the gear to more performance oriented films instead of beating people senselessly.
According to the reports, Baaghi 2 witnessed impressive occupancy in the morning shows which improved by the evening. The trailer and songs have generated a lot of buzz among cinephiles and the film is going to have a massive opening. Given the huge response generated by the film, it is well on course towards entering the Rs 100 cr club by the end of the weekend.
Baaghi was Tiger's highest opener till date, with a collection of Rs 11.94 crore on its first day.
Owning to the Good Friday release, Baaghi has garnered enormous love and appreciation from followed by a strong word of mouth.
"Baaghi" is off to great start as it made 1/4th of a century, collecting 25 crores in the first day itself. It has surpassed the first day collections of films like Padmaavat, PadMan and Raid. "India biz... The numbers are an EYE-OPENER!" Also starring Manoj Bajpayee, Prateik Babbar, Randeep Hooda and Jacqueline Fernandez in a cameo, the film has been directed by Ahmed Khan.
Post which trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the number and Baaghi 2 has effectively crossed Rs 25 crore in one day giving the biggest opener of the year so far, surpassing Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's Padmaavat.