This was a foregone conclusion as he has had a hundred percent record during his Diwali releases so far; well we are talking about Shah Rukh Khan and is blockbuster Happy New Year that has had a great run.
One of the biggest releases of the year Happy New Year released on Friday (October 24, 2014) during one of the biggest holiday period of the year which is post Diwali. Film had huge pre-release buzz and it was expected to shatter few records in first three day itself. That is what happened with highest weekend ever and highest opening day ever followed by it being the second highest week one of 2014.
Happy New Year has been a huge grosser at the Box Office as it has managed to collect about Rs 44.97 crore nett on Friday (October 24, 2014), Rs 31.53 crore nett on Saturday (October 25, 2014), Rs 32.36 crore nett on Sunday (October 26, 2014), Rs 15.01 crore nett on Monday (October 27, 2014), Rs 13.17 crore nett on Tuesday (October 28, 2014), Rs 11.02 crore nett on Wednesday (October 29, 2014) and Rs 09.51 crore nett on Thursday (October 30, 2014), thus collecting about Rs 157.57 crore nett at the end of week one.
Happy New Yea collected Rs 157.57 crore nett in week one and film had second highest week one in 2014 which is forth fastest of all time. Chennai Express collected Rs 156 crore nett in week one and went on to cross Rs. 226 crore nett lifetime.
A statement from Red Chillies Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., producers of Happy New Year, stated that the film has broken records of the production house for both opening day and opening weekend. As a production house it has been very gratifying for them as it has beaten the record of their own Chennai Express which was also a Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. production.
Happy New Year produced by Red Chillies Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. and directed by Farah Khan released in India on October 24, 2014.
Happy New Year made the biggest weekend opening ever with Rs 108.86 crore nett, breaking the record of Aamir Khan starrer Dhoom 3 on the domestic ticket windows.
This was a foregone conclusion as he has had a hundred percent record during his Diwali releases so far; well we are talking about Shah Rukh Khan and ...3.5