Housefull 3 Eighth Day Box Office Collection
Comedy-drama “Housefull 3,” starring Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh, has shattered the first-week box office collection record of Shah Rukh Khan’s “Fan” movie. “Housefull 3” recorded the second highest first-week box office collection of 2016, after “Airlift.” “Housefull 3” had a good first week run in India with a box office collection of Rs. 80.10 crore nett (Rs. 111.25 crore gross). Not only it recorded the second-best first-week income, “Housefull 3” also emerged as the third biggest grosser of this year. The Akshay-starrer broke the lifetime collection records of films like “Baaghi,” starring Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor, and Sonam Kapoor-starrer “Neerja” to become the third highest grosser.
Sajid-Farhad’s directorial “Housefull 3” is close to beating the records of Shah Rukh’s “Fan.” The film is holding well in its second-week, and it should overpower SRK’s “Fan” to become the second highest grosser before the end of its second-weekend. In the first weekend, it has registered the highest opening weekend collection record of the year so far with domestic total of 53.31 crores, that includes 15.21 crores of Friday, 16.30 crores of Saturday and 21.80 crores of Sunday. From overseas market, it reported the business of 26.77 crores and grossed over 100 crores worldwide including distribution shares at worldwide box office.
In weekdays too, Housefull 3 maintained a good pace and with gradual decrements, minted the amount of 8.25 crores on Monday, 7.07 crores on Tuesday and 6.25 crores on Wednesday. On the last day of week i.e. Thursday, it faced slight more drop and raked the business of 5.22 crores as its 7th day collection. Now the movie has entered in the second week but as there is now new Hindi release. On its 2nd Friday, Housefull 3 has witnessed decent growth and minted the amount of 3.50 crores. From Saturday, more growth is expected in favor of the movie.
Meanwhile, “Housefull 3” eight days nett income is highest for a comedy film. “Singh is Bliing” had the record of biggest first-week in the comedy genre until now. Directed by Sajid-Farhad, the comedy-drama features Akshay, Abhishek, Riteish, Jacqueline Fernandez Abhishek Bachchan, Nargis Fakhri, Lisa Haydon, Boman Irani, Jackie Shroff and Chunky Pandey.