Box Office: ‘Krrish 3’ earns 25 crore on the opening day


What best Diwali gift would Hrithik Roshan will ever get from his ardent fans other a grand opening of his film. Hrithik Roshan is over the moon with the super response of his superhero flick, ‘Krrish 3’. On the opening day, the superhero flick earned a whopping 25 crore at the box-office. Despite releasing on the working day ‘Krrish 3’ turned to be a blockbuster. It opened with a bang and took the theatres with storm.

No other movie had such a grand opening in a non-holiday.  The previous record was made by 'Dabangg 2'. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's business, "Despite pre-Diwali and non-holiday, #Krrish3 takes a fantabulous start. India biz [Hindi + Tamil + Telugu]: Fri ? 25 cr. Mindblowing!"

If we look at the previous record then we will see that last Diwali release ‘Jab Tak Hain Jaan’ made 15. 23 crores on the opening day and before it ‘Ra.One’ released on 2011 diwali earned 18 crores on the first day. Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi, Kangana Ranaut starrer ‘Krrish 3’ had suppressed all of them. The numbers are expected to increase on Saturday and Sunday and in coming days.  

Directed and produced by Rakesh Roshan, ‘Krrish 3’ was a highly awaited movie of the year.  The original and the sequel were both box-office success and so expectation from the film also became quite high. ‘Krrish 3’ trailer received a good response from the audience.

Hrithik Roshan has left no stone unturned to make the film a grand success. He promoted the film in almost every show.

Made on the line of advanced Hollywood technique, ‘Krrish’ series is very popular among children and youths. Both the earlier ‘Krrish movies’ viz ‘Koi Mil Gaya’ and ‘Krrish’ did superb business at the box office.  ‘Koi Mil Gaya’ was released in 2003 and was produced with a budget of Rs 30 million. The movie collected Rs 79.20 million at the box office. ‘Krrish’ was released in 2006 and was produced with a budget of Rs. 45 crores. It collected Rs 41.6 crore at box office in India in its first week. It earned Rs. 69 crores in India and went on to earn Rs 117 crore as worldwide box office collections.

Apart from these, the first trailer of ‘Krrish 3’ received more than 17 million hits in just a few days. The songs and the videos of the movie meant for promotions are getting huge likes. It is a good indication that the movie will receive a welcome response at the box office.

The movie will also see an opening in as many as 4000 screens all over the country. According to experts, ‘Krrish 3’ will easily enter 200 crores club.


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