Akshay Kumar Tops with 2 Highest Grosser Movies of the Year – Airlift & Housefull 3.
Within just 9 days of release, superstar Akshay Kumar’s latest offering Housefull 3 has become the second highest grosser movie of the year so far by surpassing the lifetime domestic collection of Shahrukh Khan’s Fan. The year 2016 is going fantastic for the actor, as both of his releases Airlift & Housefull 3 have topped the chart. Despite mixed reviews of critics, the latest one is heading amazingly well on box office and witnessing higher response than new Hindi movies.
In the opening week, Housefull 3 showed fabulous performance through out and minted the amount of 80.10 crores across India, which is the second highest opening week total made by any movie so far in this year. This includes the 53.31 crores of weekend 26.79 crores of weekdays. Not only in India but from overseas market too, the movie has reported quite well and raked the business of total 34.08 crores from there till Thursday.
Now it is running in the second weekend and as expected still has good hold over audience despite new Hindi & English releases. On Friday, Housefull 3 faced considerable drop in its business graph as compare to Thursday and did the business of 3.50 crores. On the next day being Saturday, the movie started the day on almost similar note but witnessed good growth in its occupancy from evening shows and added the amount of 5.05 crores to its account.
After the 9th day of release, total collection of Housefull 3 is recorded as 88.65 crores on domestic box office. Now it is aiming towards the mark of 100 crores and positively expected to accomplish the target by this week.