The Sajid-Farhad multi-starrer Housefull 3 that released last week on Friday has been well received by the audiences. In fact the film that features Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri and Lisa Haydon has been doing brisk business at the box office.
In this box office report, we take a look at the Opening Week collections of Housefull 3 while comparing the same to Akshay Kumar’s previous releases. Not surprisingly, the film which is the third instalment in the Housefull franchise that has developed a cult following among the audience has managed to become Akshay Kumar’s highest opening week grosser collecting Rs. 80.10 cr. In fact the film marginally manages to surpass Akshay Kumar’s previous release Rowdy Rathore that collected Rs. 79.52 cr in week 1, as well as the actor’s other releases like Airlift that collected Rs. 78.5 cr, Singh Is Bliing that collected Rs. 77.6 cr and Brothers that collected Rs. 72.6 cr.
With the newer releases this week featuring slow turnouts, all that is left to be seen is how soon doesHousefull 3enter the Rs. 100 cr club.
|Movie Name||Release||Opening Week|
|Singh is Bliing||2-Oct-15||77.6|
|Holiday – A Solider is Never Off Duty||6-Jun-14||68.65|
|Gabbar is Back||1-May-15||59.86|
|Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara||15-Aug-13||53|
|Tees Maar Khan||24-Dec-10||49.75|
|OMG – Oh My God!||28-Sep-12||36.94|
The Box Office figures are compiled from various sources and our own research. The figures can be approximate and Bollywood Hungama does not make any claims about the authenticity of the data. However, they are adequately indicative of the box-office performance of the film(s).