Akshay Kumar starrer Housefull 3 has finally entered the much awaited 100 crore club at the Indian box office. It has collected Rs 1.85 crore on Thursday and reached to Rs 101.50 crore. Now Housefull 3 is the second film of 2016 which achieved this milestone.
The ongoing second week of Housefull 3 is going pretty well. Rs 2.30 crore and Rs 2.05 crore came on Monday and Tuesday respectively, which means people are still coming in good numbers. This Sajid-Farhad directorial has achieved this 100 crore mark on its 13th day of the release.
For Akshay Kumar, year 2016 is simply a dream year as only two films this year has yet managed to cross 100 crore mark and both stars Akshay as the main lead. Before this, in January this year, Akshay had come with real incident based film Airlift which had collected Rs 127.80 crore at the domestic box office.
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Without any further doubt, Akshay is the new entrant of the actors who has given maximum numbers of 100 crore grossers. Akshay currently stands on 4th position with Ajay Devgn having five 100 crore grossing movies.
Despite the negative reviews Housefull 3 received from the critics, it was very difficult for the film to reach at this level but the positive word of mouth and the franchise factor ultimately results in these kind of astonishing box office numbers.
Meanwhile, the next big thing to see is that how long Housefull 3 would go from here. Whether it will become the highest grossing film of 2016 by beating Airlift.
Well, it will really very difficult for it to do so because another big film Udta Punjab is releasing on this coming Friday and it will get large number of screens which ultimately affect the Housefull 3 run at the box office.