Akshay Kumar starrer comedy franchise film Housefull 3 finished its second weekend at the box office on fantastic note. The film is going super strong and collected around Rs 15.55 crore on second weekend. Now its overall collection stands at Rs 95 crore, which means that the magical figure of 100 crore is now few steps away.
Although, two films (Te3n and Do Lafzon Ki Kahaani) were released on last Friday with Te3n got positive reviews from the critics, it didn’t give any big trouble to Housefull 3. People came in good numbers with their family and the footfalls on second weekend is pretty well as compared to the other new releases.
On Friday, Housefull 3 had collected Rs 3.50 crore. The numbers had been enhanced on Saturday with Rs 5.05 crore. Sunday was the best day of the second weekend and Rs 7 crore came in which clearly shows people love this third installment of hit comedy franchise series.
Housefull 3 has already become 2nd highest grosser of 2016 and also 7th highest grossing comedy films of all time by beating Welcome Back (Rs 94.87 crore). Salman Khan starrer Ready (2011) currently stands at the pole position with Rs 120 crore followed by Housefull 2 ( Rs 114 crore). At current, the main goal of Housefull 3 is to get past the 100 crore mark as soon as possible.
The other releases of the week has done average to below average at the box office. Amitabh Bachchan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Vidya Balan suspense-thriller Te3n which got the full support from the critics has only fetched Rs 11.61 crore net on its first weekend, which is just average but not as expected. Although it shows a decent upward trend in all three days.
On the other hand, Randeep Hooda and Kajal Aggarwal starrer Do Lafzon Ki Kahaani has not shown any curiosity among the people and it gone very poor and just collected Rs 3.25 crore on its first weekend.