Third instalment in the row, Sajid-Farhad’s directorial Housefull 3 starring Akshay Kumar, Ritesh Deshmukh, and Abhishek Bachchan hoped to be the second biggest opener at the Indian Box Office. The flick also shattered the previous records of the Akshay Kumar’s films and became the second the biggest opener for the actor.
Housefull 3 was released in 3,700 screens on Friday grossing Rs. 15.21 on its first day leapfrogging the first day box office collection of Airlift and Baaghi said Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh. Fans turned out in big numbers in the evening and night shows thus making a difference in the first-day earnings.
The success of this directorial can be related to the fact that the past of the series hopped the expectations from the flick. Also, the high volatilized promotion and hype generated by the people helped the flick gather some good advance booking for the opening day. Seeing the plot of grossing’s at the domestic market the flick is expected to make around Rs. 6 crores at the domestic market.
The comedy drama made a massive leap in its first-weekend collection when the box office collection rocketed to a total of around Rs 21.80 crore on its third day at the Indian Box Office. Thus, movie made a total of Rs. 53.31 crore in the first weekend due to an increment in the grossing by 33.74%. The movie is pushing towards the Rs 150 crore mark as it has grossed a total of Rs 130 crore thus making Rs. 104 crore at the domestic market and around Rs. 26.77 crores at the overseas cinemas.