Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi Box Office collection: Sonakshi Sinha film stays strong amid stiff competition
Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi Box Office collection: The Sonakshi Sinha starrer movie's opening day collection was at Rs 2.70 crore and by end opening weekend it earned Rs 11.78 crore, while its lifetime collection stood at Rs 15.54 crore, according to Bollywood Hungama, which also gave the day wise collection details as: Day 1 Rs 2.70 cr; Day 2 Rs 4.03cr; Day 3 Rs 5.05cr; Day 4 Rs 2.05cr; and Day 5 Rs 1.71cr.
A Bollywood comedy film, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi is directed by Mudassar Aziz and produced by Anand L Rai and Krishika Lulla. The film is a sequel to the 2016 film Happy Bhag Jayegi.
Talking about the film's prospects, Taran Adarsh, who is a movie critic and Bollywood trade analyst, tweeted, "#HappyPhirrBhagJayegi stays STRONG on Mon... Decline on Mon [vis-à-vis Fri]: 24.07%... Fri 2.70 cr, Sat 4.03 cr, Sun 5.05 cr, Mon 2.05 cr. Total: ₹ 13.83 cr. India biz."
Barring Sonakshi Sinha, the film's star cast includes Diana Penty, Jimmy Sheirgill, Piyush Mishra, Jassie Gill, Ali Fazal in pivotal roles.
The film released on August 24, is facing stif competition from two other Bollywood movies--Akshay Kumar starrer Gold and John Abraham's Satyameva Jayate. Of these the two films, Gold has already entered into Rs 100 crore club, while Satyameva Jayate's lifetime box office collection stands at Rs 84.92 crore.
Milap Zaveri directorial and John Abraham starrer Satyameva Jayate's opening day collection was Rs 20.52 cr and end of opening weekend figures were Rs 56.91 cr, while at the end of week 1, the total stood at Rs 75.09 cr.
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However, the Akshay Kumar film's earnings have once again shown why he is one of the most bankable Bollywood stars. The movie released on August 15, along with John Abraham starrer Satyameva Jayate has maintained lead from day 1.