Sequel to 2016’s Happy Bhag Jayegi, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi didn’t open on an expected note but picked up well from the next day and registered a decent opening weekend. Now on weekdays as well, it is running with a maintained pace due to positive feedback from the audience.
Directed by Mudassar Aziz, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi has received mixed reviews from the critics due to ineffective story-line but it got succeed to make the audience laugh. In the opening weekend, it did the business of 11.78 crores, with 2.70 crores on Friday, 4.03 crores on Saturday & 5.05 crores on Sunday.
On weekdays, it faced a usual drop in footfalls but still managing to stay steady. On 2nd Monday, with a fall of 24% than Friday, the movie minted the amount of 2.05 crores. Then on 2nd Tuesday, with a further decrement, it raked the business of 1.71 crores.
On the next day i.e. Wednesday, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi collected the amount of 1.42 crores and raised the 6 days total collection to 16.96 nett at the domestic box office. As per the current trend, it seems to go past 18 crores by the end of this week.
On the other hand, director Anil Sharma’s action thriller Genius is struggling to divert the audience toward itself since the release. In the opening weekend, it did the business of 3 crores that included 0.75 crore on Friday, 1 crore on Saturday & 1.25 crores on Sunday.
Now on weekdays, with a usual drop, newcomer Utkarsh Sharma & Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer Genius minted the amount of 0.50 crore on Monday and 0.40 crore on Tuesday. On the next day i.e. Wednesday, it managed to collect 0.35 crore and raised 6 days total to 4.25 crores.