Happy New Year collects Rs 350 cr gross, 'The Shaukeens' to takeover
New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone's ‘Happy New Year' has completed its two weeks at box office collecting Rs 193 cr nett in India. Looking at its gross collection the movie has crossed the Rs 350 cr mark worldwide within thirteen days of its release.
The domestic collection of the Farah Khan directorial stands at Rs 273 cr while from international market Rs 78 cr has been recovered till date which sums up its worldwide collection to Rs 351 cr gross.
Happy New Year on the last day of its second week garnered Rs 3.35 cr nett, according to leading daily Koimoi which takes its two weeks nett total to Rs 193 cr.
Here is the two weeks break through of Happy New Year in India-
Fri 44.97 cr, Sat 31.60 cr, Sun 32.29 cr, Mon 15 cr, Tue 13 cr- Wed 11.50, Thur 9.4 Total 157.50 cr nett. Week 2- Fri 7 Sat 7.50 Sun 8.50 Mon 3 Tue 3.40 Wed 2.75 Thur 3.35- Total- 35.5 cr nett.
Compared to the biggest blockbusters, Happy New Year is at sixth position. Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dhoom 3', takes the top spot with a humongous collection of Rs 257.31 cr within the same time period while the superhero flick Krrish 3 collected Rs 225.79 cr nett in India in two weeks.
This year biggest hit Kick too garnered Rs 225.79 cr in India within two weeks and with Rs 200.8 cr collection it is Chennai Express standing at fourth position.
Happy New Year is going to get hampered with the new releases particularly ‘The Shaukeens' starring Akshay Kumar, Annu Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Piyush Mishra and Lisa Hayden.
The movie is mostly getting good reviews and being a light-hearted entertainment it is expected to get acceptability. According to trade experts, the movie may collect around Rs 5 to Rs 7 cr on its opening day and shall witness a rise in its collection in the coming days.
On the other hand, Rang Rasiya which is critically being acclaimed might not turn into a commercial success. Even its publicity through being embroiled in controversy too couldn't help the movie fetch decent audience.