Last Friday released two Hindi movies- Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi & Genius have completed their one week journey at the box office opposite to the last week’s Gold & Satyameva Jayate. The former one showed a decent performance throughout, while the latter struggled a lot to divert enough audience toward itself.
Directed by Mudassar Aziz, the running comedy Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi is the sequel to 2016’s Happy Bhag Jayegi. The movie has received mixed reviews from the critics but 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, Sonakshi Sinha starrer has witnessed a usual drop but still managed to collect 2.05 crores on Monday, 1.71 crores on Tuesday, and 1.42 crores on Wednesday. On the next day i.e. Thursday, the movie has raked the business of 1.15 crores and raised one week total collection to 18.11 crores.
On the other hand, director Anil Sharma’s action thriller Genius has got failed to leave an impact on critics as well as the audience. In the opening weekend, it did the business of 3 crores only with 0.75 crore on Friday, 1 crore on Saturday, and 1.25 crores on Sunday.
On weekdays, it faced a usual drop due to normal working day, newcomer Utkarsh Sharma & Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer minted the amount of 0.50 crore on Monday, 0.40 crore on Tuesday, 0.35 crore on Wednesday, and 0.25 crore on Thursday. After a week, the total collection of Genius has become 4.50 crores.