Superstar Rajinikanth – Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 has beaten several other Bollywood films to become the most searched film in India according to Google’s Year in Searches 2018 list. It overtook Tiger Shroff’s Baaghi 2, Salman Khan’s Race 3 and even the Hollywood biggie Avengers: Infinity War to find its spot on the top. The list is as follows,
- Baaghi 2
- Race 3
- Avengers: Infinity War
- Tiger Zinda Hai
- Black Panther
- Deadpool 2
2.0 was also one of only two teasers from the southern industry to feature on YouTube’s top trending videos of 2018, the other one being Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kaala.
Right from the start, the Shankar directorial has been the cynosure of all eyes, grabbing attention and excitement with each and every update. The film has now crossed the Rs 600 crore mark worldwide, surpassing the lifetime collections of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat which earned close to Rs 560 crores in its entire run. The box office collections of 2.0 will get another major boost in the month of May next year when the film hits the screens in China. According to the makers, 2.0 will amass about 47,000 3D screens in the PRC, making it the biggest release for a foreign 3D film in the nation.