Happy New Year that released on October 24, 2014, earned Rs 44.97 crore nett on day one (Friday) and managed to collect Rs 31.53 crore nett on day two (Saturday), thus collecting a whopping Rs 76.50 crore nett so far.
After a smashing opening day, the film witnessed a twenty to twenty five percent drop in it’s collection on day two, but it was expected due to Bhai Dooj festival at several places.
Usually, the film would have witnessed a huge drop on Saturday, but since it was holiday and festival the maintain held it well.
According to estimates, it would not be wrong to say that Happy New Year would enter the 100 crore club latest by today (Sunday, October 26, 2014) afternoon and would become the fastest film to reach touch a 100 crore, pushing Dhoom 3 behind.
“Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. announced that their latest release, Happy New Year had a record breaking opening in the Box Office in India. It has collected Rs 44.97 crore on the opening day. With Rs 42.62 crore in Hindi, Rs 1.43 crore in Telugu dub and Rs 0.92 crore in Tamil dub, Happy New Year has become the highest opening day ranker in Indian films so far.” stated the production house in their official statement.
The tremendous response that Happy New Year generated has a lot of do with Shah Rukh Khan’s star power, the war the film was promoted and last but not the least the film itself. Happy New Year is an out and out entertainer that has all the ingridence of a typical potboiler.
Critics may feel happy post slamming the film, but the reality is the audiences have loved the film and that is quite visible with it’s Box Office status.
Happy New Year that stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah and Jackie Shroff is set to rule the Box Office.
Happy New Year is all set to create another record by entering the 100 crore club the fastest. Happy New Year that released on October 24, 2014, ea...3.5