‘Rowdy Rathore’ earns Rs 48 crores on day 3

Rowdy Rathore’ gets a grand opening in India. Screened on 2,800 theatres across the country, the film made a total of Rs 48 crores on day 3. The movie had a fabulous opening on Friday. It earned 15 crores on day 1. Made on a budget of 45 crores, the film was Akshay Kumar’s first ever big opening. The film marks the return of Akshay into action after seven years.

Akki thanks all his fans for the making the big a big hit. "I owe a HUGE thank you to my audience! You are the only reason behind the biggest opening weekend of my career! Love Rowdy," Akshay Kumar tweeted.

Directed by Prabhu Deva and co-produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the film is a Hindi remake of south movie.

There are many factors worked in favor of the ‘Rowdy Rathore’. The film marks the return of Akki into action after long years. Secondly, hit was Sonakshi Sinha’s second film after the blockbuster ‘Dabangg’ and another important reason is that it was the first big film after IPL and audiences thronged into the theatres.

The film not only strikes gold at the box-office but critics also appreciated the film.