Despite harsh reviews and bad feedback, “Housefull 3” is completely going the opposite way. The comedy film is making good impact at the box office which in turn is making its producer (Sajid Nadiawala and Sunil Lulla) run all the way to the bank. It earned a colossal figure of Rs 80 crores as predicted by the trade.
The comedy blockbuster is holding steadily and performed quite well on its first Wednesday. The first weekend was massive earning an estimate of Rs 53 crores. On Monday, “Housefull 3” passed the acid test and minted Rs 8.25 crores. The comedy-drama continued to make its presence felt at the box office holding steadily with Rs 7.07 crores, Rs 6.25 crores and Rs 5.25 crores on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday respectively. The total collections stands at the jaw-dropping Rs 80.10 crores to become the third highest grossing film of 2016 beating Tiger Shroff’s “Baaghi” and sits behind “FAN” and “Airlift” which earned Rs 85 crores and Rs 129 crores respectively.
The budget of “Housefull 3” is Rs 85 crores and also stars Nargis Fakhri, Jacqueline Fernandez and Lisa Haydon in lead roles.
– Ketan Gupta