Much awaited sequel to 2013’s comedy drama Fukrey, Fukrey Returns was released with good recall value and left everyone surprised with solid opening. Like it’s prequel, the latest installment too got succeed to entertain audience with crazy plot and hilarious performances given by all the leading actors.
Due to positive word of mouth, it remained strong throughout for 2 weeks and dominated several bigger films at box office. After completing first 2 weeks on an excellent note, Fukrey Returns witnessed abrupt drop in footfalls from the third week due to immensely awaited biggie Tiger Zinda Hai.
In the opening week, Mrighdeep Singh Lamba’s directorial venture did the business of 50.55 crores that included 32.20 crores of weekend and 18.35 crores from 1500 screens across the country. In it’s second week as well, the film remained rock-steady and registered 23.26 crores with 15.56 crores on weekend and 7.70 crores on weekdays.
In the third week, Fukrey Returns seen struggling as major audience has now been diverted toward Tiger Zinda Hai which is flying high at box office. In weekend, Pulkit Samrat & Varun Sharma starrer raked the business of 1.81 crore, that included 0.40 crore of 3rd Friday, 0.62 crore of 3rd Saturday and 0.79 crores of 3rd Sunday.
On 3rd Monday there was a holiday due to Christmas, so the film remained steady and minted the amount of 0.71 crore. While in normal weekdays, it dropped further and bagged the amount of 0.37 crore on 3rd Tuesday, 0.36 crore on 3rd Wednesday and 0.34 crore on 3rd Thursday. With this, 3 weeks total collection of Fukrey Returns has become 77.40 crores at domestic box office.