Superstar Salman Khan’s much-awaited offering Race 3 has unfortunately got failed to impress viewers with its story-line, but still, due to solid star power & Eid-effect, it has completed a week on a fantastic note at the domestic box office. Within 7 days of release, it has become the third highest grosser of the year so far in Hindi Cinema.
Directed by Remo D’souza, Race 3 has received mixed reactions from the critics as well as the audience across the country. As per reviews, Remo’s weak direction is the major reason that pulls the film back. This time he has got failed to hit the target right despite having superstar Salman Khan & other popular actors.
Because of huge initial buzz, the third installment of Race film series opened on a terrific note and registered the best opening of the year so far in Hindi Cinema with 29.17 crores. Over the weekend, it took a healthy growth and raked the business of 38.14 crores on Saturday and 39.16 crores on Sunday.
After the opening weekend, the total collection of Race 3 was recorded at 106.47 crores. Then on weekdays, it faced an abrupt drop in footfalls but still managed to remain solid throughout. On Monday, after a usual drop than Friday, this action thriller minted the amount of 14.24 crores.
Afterward, Tips Films & Salman Khan Films’ presentation witnessed a further major drop and bagged the amount of 9.50 crores on Tuesday and 8 crores on Wednesday. On the next day i.e. Thursday, it collected the business of 6.30 crores and raised its one week total collection to 144.51 crores nett (185.27 crores gross) from 4000 screens across India.