Bollywood Box Office Report Of The Week: 21 Nov 2019


This Friday’s prominent new release is Bhushan Kumar’s John Abraham, Arshad Warsi, Pulkit Samrat, and Ileana D’Cruz starrer PAGALPANTI along with BIG Curtains Media Pvt. Ltd’s DOSTI ZINDABAD.

Needless to add that the Anees Bazmee directed film will be the front runner, though the older releases will still give a good competition to PAGALPANTI.

Coming to last week’s releases, Siddharth-Ritesh’s MARJAAVAAN and Nawazuddin-Athiya’s  MOTICHOOR CHAKNACHOOR, it was the former which decimated the latter! In fact, after a decent opening day (7 crores) MARJAAVAAN picked up steam, netting 24-25 crore during the opening weekend, and given the quite steady weekdays, it is sure to end up as a successful film. The other release MOTICHOOR CHAKNACHOOR saw outright rejection netting around 2 crores during the first weekend.


Checking out Ayushmann Khurrana’s  Amar Kaushik directed BALA, the film saw a rocking week collecting 9.75 crore from Bombay, 1.75 crore from Ahmedabad, 68.25 lakhs from Surat, 51 lakhs from Baroda, 13.75 lakhs from Rajkot, 3.25 crore from Pune,  27.25 lakhs from Nasik, 31 lakhs from Goa, 7 lakhs from Belgaum, 8.25 crore from Delhi city, 2.50 crore from Noida, 1.75 crore from Ghaziabad, 68.50 lakhs from Kanpur, 1.55 crore from Lucknow, 42 lakhs from Agra, 28 lakhs from Allahabad, 10.75 lakhs from Aligarh, 40 lakhs from Dehradun, 2.75 crore from Gurgaon, 62.25 lakhs from Faridabad, 13 lakhs from Panipat, 54.25 lakhs from Chandigarh, 23.25 lakhs from Jalandhar, 5.50 lakhs from Kurukshetra,  9.50 lakhs from Patiala, 20 lakhs from Amritsar, 39.25 lakhs from Ludhiana, 7.50 lakhs from Bhatinda, 12.75 lakhs from Jammu, 2.25 crore from Calcutta, 1.50 lakhs from Darjeeling, 16.75 lakhs from Siliguri, 23 lakhs from Patna, 8.50 lakhs from Dhanbad, 25 lakhs from Ranchi, 8.50 lakhs from Muzaffarpur, 40.50 lakhs from Bhubaneshwar, 28.50 lakhs from Guwahati, 52.75 lakhs from Nagpur, 83.50 lakhs from Raipur, 1 crore from Indore, 41.50 lakhs from Gwalior , 47.75 lakhs from Bhopal, 1.55 crore from Jaipur, 26 lakhs from Jodhpur, 13.25 lakhs from Ajmer, 6 lakhs from Bikaner, 24 lakhs from Kota, 46.55 lakhs from Udaipur, 1.25 crore from Hyderabad, 24.75 lakhs from Aurangabad, 3 crore from Bangalore, 9.25 lakhs from Mangalore, 10.25 lakhs from Mysore and 40 lakhs from Madras, 5 lakhs from Coimbatore, 12.50 lakhs from Visakhapatnam and 4.75 lakhs from Kochi. Netting 71 crores during the opening week from India BALA is on way to a super hit status. The film is also a good (read as US) overseas success grossing $3.85m with £165,000  from the UK and $1,600,000  from the US, till the second weekend (15-17 Nov).

Meanwhile Fox Star Studios & Sajid Nadiadwala’s Akshay, Bobby, Riteish, Kriti and Rana starrer, HOUSEFULL 4,  saw another decent week as it collected 1.75 crore from Bombay, 60.75 lakhs from Ahmedabad, 37 lakhs from Surat, 14.75 lakhs from Baroda, 10.75 lakhs from Rajkot, 62.25 lakhs from Pune, 12.50 lakhs from Nasik, 9.50 lakhs from Goa, 2.75 lakhs from Belgaum, 80 lakhs from Delhi city, 26.50 lakhs from Noida, 22.50 lakhs from Ghaziabad, 14.75 lakhs from Kanpur, 32.50 lakhs from Lucknow, 9.50 lakhs from Agra, 7.75 lakhs from Allahabad, 2.50 lakhs from Aligarh, 5.75 lakhs from Dehradun, 22.75 lakhs from Gurgaon, 10.50 lakhs from Faridabad, 3 lakhs from Panipat, 6.50 lakhs from Chandigarh, 5 lakhs from Jalandhar, 2.25 lakhs from Patiala, 4.55 lakhs from Amritsar, 5 lakhs from Ludhiana, 3.25 lakhs from Kurukshetra, 1.75 lakhs from Bhatinda, 2.55 lakhs from Ambala, 2.50 lakhs from Jammu, 35 lakhs lakhs from Calcutta, 5.75 lakhs from Siliguri, 6.75 lakhs from Patna, 3.25 lakhs from Dhanbad, 4 lakhs from Ranchi, 3.50 lakhs from Muzaffarpur,  7.25 lakhs from Bhubaneshwar, 4.50 lakhs from Guwahati, 14.75 lakhs from Nagpur, 15.50 lakhs from Raipur, 22 lakhs from Indore, 5.25 lakhs from Gwalior, 7.65 lakhs from Bhopal, 30 lakhs from Jaipur, 7.25 lakhs from Jodhpur, 5 lakhs from Ajmer, 1.50 lakhs from Bikaner, 6.25 lakhs from Kota, 10.25 lakhs from Udaipur, 27.50 lakhs from Hyderabad, 10.25 lakhs from Aurangabad, 35 lakhs from Bangalore, 2.25 lakhs from Mangalore, 2.50 lakhs from Mysore, 1.75 lakhs from Vijayawada, 4 lakhs from Madras and 1.50 lakhs from Visakhapatnam . Adding another 16 crore HOUSEFULL 4 has netted 202 crore in three weeks from India and is a super hit. HOUSEFULL4 is also an overseas hit (big in US) grossing over $6m with £575,000 from UK and $2,015,000 from the US.


Concluding with the second Diwali release, Reliance Entertainments’ Tapsee-Bhumi venture SAAND KI AANKH, the film added another 3 crores thus netting 23.50 crore in three weeks from India and is creditable below average, after accounting for non-theatrical rights.





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