The Lion King, directed by Jon Favreau, has been performing extraordinarily at the Indian box office throughout its first week. There were high expectations from the film because of the strong buzz around it and meeting everyone's expectations, The Lion King has now become the second highest grosser among all the Hollywood releases of 2019. The film garnered Rs 82.40 crore at the box office in just eight days of its release and surpassed the lifetime numbers of Captain Marvel.
The Lion King's numbers are 5.64 per cent higher than that of Captain Marvel's lifetime numbers, which is Rs 78 crore. Among the Hollywood releases of 2019, The Lion King was the third highest day one grosser, second highest weekend grosser and second highest week one grosser at the Indian box office. The highest Hollywood grosser of 2019 in India is Marvel's Avengers: Endgame that collected Rs 365 crore in its lifetime. The collective total of all the Hollywood releases so far comes to Rs 853.78 crore in India.
|The Lion King||82,40,00,000|
|Spider-Man: Far From Home||75,13,00,000|
|Annabelle Comes Home||30,00,00,000|
|Godzilla: King of the Monsters||23,00,00,000|
|X-Men: Dark Phoenix||20,00,00,000|
|The Curse Of Weeping Women||14,00,00,000|
|Alita: Battle Angel||13,00,00,000|
|Pokemon Detective Pikachu||13,00,00,000|
|How To Train Your Dragon||11,00,00,000|
|Toy Story 4||7,00,00,000|
|The Secret Life of Pets 2||3,00,00,000|
- Bhavi Gathani