The makers of “Housefull 3” should pop a champagne as the comedy film is already on the verge of becoming a huge success. Surprisingly, “Housefull 3” met with horrible reviews from major film critics all over India but audience seems to have enjoyed the film. Infact, “Housefull 3” has become Akshay Kumar’s 2nd highest Opening Weekend grosser after “Singh Is Bliing”( Rs 54.55 crores) in the domestic market.
After becoming the highest opening weekend grosser of 2016 by beating Shah Rukh Khan’s “FAN”, “Housefull 3” opened to Rs 13.36 crores ($ 2 million) on Friday from the Overseas market. The film did excellent business especially in the UAE-GCC region where the Bollywood films are faring especially this year and numbers are increasing day by day. “Housefull 3” collected $4 million [Rs 26.77 cr] in its opening weekend which is mindblowing. The collections include Thursday preview as well.
“Housefull 3” is directed by Sajid-Farhad and also stars Abhishek Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Jacqueline Fernandez, Lisa Haydon and Nargis Fakhri.
- Ketan Gupta