In this year, comedy genre has been a savior for Hindi film industry. After Jolly LLB 2, Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Judwaa 2, Hindi Medium, Golmaal Again & several more, the recent one titled Fukrey Returns has also become winner at box office. Being the sequel to 2013’s Fukrey, it was released with good recall value and received superb response across the country.
Like the first installment of franchise, the latest one Fukrey Returns too got succeed to entertain audience and received positive reviews. By leaving everyone surprised, it opened to a solid note and registered the opening business of 8.10 crores at domestic box office on Friday.
Due to positive word of mouth, Mrighdeep Singh Lamba’s directorial took remarkable growth over the weekend and did the business of 11.30 crores on Saturday and 12.80 crores on Sunday. After the opening weekend, total collection of the film was recorded as 32.20 crores from approx. 1500 screens across India.
Then in weekdays, asusual Fukrey Returns witnessed sudden drop in footfalls but still managed to remain strong. On Monday, it faced the drop of around 37% than Friday and minted the amount of 5.10 crores. On Tuesday, the film remained almost similar and collected 5.05 crores.
Then on Wednesday, Excel Entertainment’s production reported further drop and bagged the amount of 4.30 crores. On the next day i.e. Thursday, with slight more dip Fukrey Returns garnered the business of 3.90 crores and raised it’s one week total collection to 50.55 crores. Still it has one more uninterrupted week to cash before the release of Salman Khan’s Tiger Zinda Hai.