Raaz Reboot is all set to be released on the theaters this Friday and looking at the Raaz series trends this can be loved by audience. But as the history of Bollywood horror movies, they are not very effective when compared Hollywood. However, people who love horror genre will definitely this one too as it is the Bollywood remake of Hollywood’s The Omen.
The first Raaz movie was released in 2002. Back then, it was almost a sensation. With its box office collection of Rs 37 cr, it was declared to be a blockbuster. With newcomers Dino Morea and Bipasha Basu, Raaz fared better in box office than the big budget Devdas by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. In fact, Raaz was the highest earning movie of 2002 in terms of ROI in the year 2002.
Raaz 2, or Raaz: The Mystery Continues, did excellent too in 2009. In the first three days of its release it grossed Rs 12.5 cr. At the end of first week it had Rs 30 cr in its box office collections. Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, and Adhyayan Suman played the roles in Raaz 2. Raaz: The Mystery Continues ended up gathering somewhere around Rs 34.5 cr in overall box office collections.
But this figure steadily rose to Rs 11.25 cr on day 2, and Rs 14 cr on day 3. Taking its first weekend box office collection to Rs 35.7 cr. In the year 2012 it was the best opener. By the end of third week Raaz 3 had total in domestic box office collection, Rs 67.2 cr. Ultimately Raaz 3 had in its bag a domestic collection of Rs 67.4 cr, and worldwide box office collection was around Rs 97 cr.