Despite bad reviews Akshay Kumar starrer Housefull 4 showed strong hold while Rajkummar Rao starrer Made In China and Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Saand Ki Aankh remained stable on Wednesday at the box office.
The Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Riteish Deshmukh, Kriti Sanon, Kirti Kharbanda and Pooja Hegde starrer Housefull 4 surprisingly is minting a very good money at the ticket window despite negative reviews.
Housefull 4 opened well and managed to generate an opening of Rs 19.08 crore from 3900 screens. Housefull 4 held well on the second day and dropped to collect Rs 18.81 crore. The earnings dropped further on Sunday due to the main Diwali festival, collecting Rs 15.33 crore. There was a very big growth on Monday with Rs 34.56 crore followed by Rs 24.05 crore on Tuesday.
As per early estimates, there was a drop on sixth day which is nice, collecting Rs 17-18 crore. With this number, the six days total of the comedy-drama now stands at the range of Rs 129-130 crore and crossed its budget of Housefull 4 which is Rs 125 crore (Production Cost: 100 Crore including the salary cost, Prints & Advertising Cost: 25 Crore). Housefull 4 is also the highest grossing film of the franchise beating Housefull 2 (Rs 114 crores).
Made In China
The Rajkummar Rao starrer Made In China showed a good hold on Wednesday at the box office.
After doing a business of just Rs 1.1 crore on first day, the comedy drama managed to show slight growth with Rs 1.50 crore on the second day but dropped on Sunday with Rs 1.25 crore. There was a big growth on Monday with Rs 3 crore followed by good hold on Tuesday with Rs 1.92 crore As per early estimates, Made In China went slightly down to Rs 1.70 crore, bringing the six days collections to Rs 10-10.50 crore from 1100 screens. The budget of Made In China is Rs 30 Crore (Production Cost: 22 Crore & Prints & Advertising Cost: 8 Crore)
Saand Ki Aankh
Despite being the less favourable film, Saand Ki Aankh is performing better than expected. Based on a true story of oldest sharpshooters Chandro and Prakashi Tomar played by Bhumi Pednekar and Taapsee Pannu, Saand Ki Aankh opened with just Rs 60 lakhs on the first day followed by a solid growth on day 2 with Rs 1.08 crore. The earnings went down on Sunday with Rs 92 lakhs but shot up on Monday with Rs 3.19 crore. There was a slight drop on Tuesday with Rs 2.85 crore.
As per trade estimates, Saand Ki Aankh showed a good hold on Tuesday with Rs 2.15, bringing the six days total to Rs 10.5-11 crore. The budget of biopic drama is Rs 28 Crore (Production Cost: 22 Crore, Prints & Advertising Cost: 6 Crore).