Bollywood Box Office Report Of The Week: 25th may 2017

Bollywood Box Office Report Of The Week: 25th may 2017 news
S Abid By S Abid | 25 May 2017 12:33:39 IST

The upcoming releases of the week include, SACHIN : A BILLION DREAMS (docu-feature), THODI THODI SI MANMAANIYAAN and SARGOSHIYAAN. It is obvious that in a cricket crazy country like India, the front runner is going to be the biography of legendary cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar, which also has actual footage from some matches.

Coming to the interesting clash between HINDI MEDIUM and HALF GIRLFRIEND, it was the Irrfan Khan starrer which emergedas the champ with a rock steady run as opposed to the Arjun-Shraddha venture.

While HINDI MEDIUM, which started on a dull note picked up steam (12 crore plus weekend) as the days progressed with Monday being even better than the first day, HALF GIRLFRIEND which saw a good weekend (31-32 crore) went down Monday onwards. As things stand, HINDI MEDIUM is all set to emerge a winner, while HALF GIRLFRIENDwill have to rely on non-theatrical rights for success.

In the overseas, HALF GIRLFRIENDgrossed $1.45m with £110,000 from UK and $240,000 from the US, while HINDI MEDIUM grossed $0.75m with £50,000 from UK and $230,000 from the US, both during the opening weekend (19-21 May).

Meanwhile, RGV’s Amitabh Bachchan starrer, SARKAR 3, failed to impress the audience as it collected 1.50 crore from Bombay (collections from other cinemas unrecieved),40 lakhsfrom Ahmedabad,20 lakhsfrom Surat, 11.50 lakhs from Baroda, 5.50 lakhs from Rajkot, 50 lakhs from Pune, 4.75 lakhs from Nasik, 7 lakhs from Goa, 1.50 lakhs from Belgaum, 70 lakhs from Delhi city, 18.25 lakhsfrom Noida,10 lakhs from Ghaziabad, 6.50 lakhs from Kanpur, 16.50 lakhs from Lucknow ,2.55 lakhs from Agra, 3.50 lakhs from Allahabad,3 lakhs from Dehradun, 20 lakhs from Gurgaon, 5.50 lakhs from Faridabad, 1.50 lakhs from Panipat, 8.20 lakhs from Chandigarh, 2.25 lakhs from Jalandhar,1.75 lakhs from Amritsar, 3.15 lakhs from Ludhiana, 35 lakhs from Calcutta, 2.20 lakhs from Siliguri,4 lakhs from Patna, 1.55 lakhs from Dhanbad, 4.20 lakhs from Ranchi,3 lakhs from Bhubaneshwar, 1 lakh from Guwahati, 7 lakhs from Nagpur, 7 lakhs from Raipur, 15 lakhs from Indore, 2.50 lakhs from Gwalior (collections from 2 cinemas unrecieved), 7.15 lakhsfrom Bhopal, 12 lakhs from Jaipur (collections from 3 cinemas unrecieved), 2 lakhs from Jodhpur, 1.25 lakhs from Ajmer, 2.50 lakhs from Kota, 3.15 lakhs from Udaipur, 35 lakhs from Hyderabad, 5.50 lakhs from Aurangabad, 40 lakhs from Bangalore, 1.50 lakhs from Mangalore, 1.25 lakhs from Mysore, 1.75 lakhs from Visakhapatnam, 1.50 lakhs from Vijayawada, 2 lakhs from Madras and 2 lakhs from Kochi.Netting 10 crore during the opening week, SARKAR 3 has failed at the box-office.

The other release of the same week, YRF’s Parineeti-Ayushmaan starrer, MERI PYAARI BINDU, fared worse collecting 1.50 crore from Bombay (collections from other cinemas unrecieved), 30 lakhs from Ahmedabad, 11.50 lakhsfrom Surat, 9.50 lakhs from Baroda , 4.50 lakhs from Rajkot, 40 lakhs from Pune, 4 lakhs from Nasik, 7 lakhs from Goa, 1 lakh from Belgaum, 90 lakhs from Delhi city, 20 lakhs from Noida,13 lakhs from Ghaziabad, 6 lakhs from Kanpur, 13 lakhs from Lucknow, 2.55 lakhs from Agra, 2 lakhs from Allahabad, 5.50 lakhs from Dehradun, 25.75 lakhs from Gurgaon, 9.50 lakhs from Faridabad, 1.50 lakhs from Panipat, 6.50 lakhs from Chandigarh, 2.75 lakhs from Jalandhar, 2 lakhs from Amritsar, 3.75 lakhs from Ludhiana, 45 lakhs from Calcutta, 2.75 lakhs from Siliguri,3.75 lakhs from Patna, 1.50 lakhs from Dhanbad, 4.15 lakhs from Ranchi, 2.75 lakhs from Bhubaneshwar, 1.75 lakhs from Guwahati, 7.25 lakhs from Nagpur, 7.65 lakhs from Raipur, 12.55 lakhs from Indore, 2.50 lakhs from Gwalior, 10 lakhs from Bhopal, 15 lakhs from Jaipur (collections from 2 cinemas unrecieved), 3 lakhs from Jodhpur, 2.50 lakhs from Kota, 3.75 lakhs from Udaipur, 21.75 lakhs from Hyderabad, 3.50 lakhs from Aurangabad, 50 lakhs from Bangalore, 2.50 lakhs from Mangalore, 1.75 lakhs from Mysore, 2.15 lakhs from Visakhapatnam, 2.65 lakhs from Madras and 2.15 lakhs from Kochi. Netting 9.50 crore during the first week, MERI PYAARI BINDU, will just about be a coverage project for the producers and distributors Yash Raj Films, thanks to the 70-75percent cost coverage from non-theatrical rights.

Concluding with the S.S. Rajamouli directed BAAHUBALI 2 : THE CONCLUSION, the film is unstoppable even in the third week (another record) as it collected 6.15 crore from Bombay (collections from other cinemas unrecieved), 3.15 crore from Ahmedabad, 65 lakhs from Baroda, 1.50 crore from Surat, 1 crore from Rajkot, 3 crore from Pune, 50 lakhs from Nasik, 35.50 lakhs from Goa, 11.50 lakhs from Belgaum, 5.50 crore from Delhi city,1 crore from Noida, 1 crore from Ghaziabad, 70 lakhsfrom Kanpur, 1.25 crore from Lucknow, 41.25 lakhs from Agra, 20.15 lakhs from Allahabad, 9.20 lakhs from Aligarh, 45 lakhs from Dehradun, 1.35 crore from Gurgaon, 60 lakhs from Faridabad, 7.65 lakhs from Kurukshetra, 11.65 lakhs from Panipat, 36.55 lakhs from Chandigarh, 25.50 lakhs from Jalandhar, 10.25 lakhs from Patiala, 23 lakhs from Amritsar, 27.55 lakhs from Ludhiana, 8.15 lakhs from Bhatinda, 5.50 lakhs from Ambala, 3.50 lakhs from Shimla, 4 lakhs from Jammu, 1.75 crore from Calcutta, 2.75 lakhs from Darjeeling, 21.15 lakhs from Siliguri, 46.25 lakhs from Patna, 22.50 lakhs from Dhanbad, 45 lakhs from Ranchi, 26.50 lakhs Bhubaneshwar, 7.55 lakhs from Guwahati, 1.15 crore from Nagpur, 70 lakhs from Raipur, 1.50 crore from Indore, 25 lakhs from Gwalior (collections from 4 cinemas unrecieved), 55.25 lakhs from Bhopal, 2.20 crore from Jaipur, 45.75 lakhs from Jodhpur, 25 lakhs from Ajmer, 12.25 lakhs from Bikaner, 30.50 lakhs from Kota, 43.50 from Udaipur, 50 lakhs from Hyderabad,35 lakhs from Aurangabad, 2 crore from Bangalore, 15 lakhs from Mangalore, 15 lakhs from Mysore and5 lakhs from Visakhapatnam. With another 70 crore , the biggest all time blockbuster BAAHUBALI 2 has netted 458 crore in the three weeks from India, and still counting!

BAAHUBALI 2 : THE CONCLUSION is also an all time overseas blockbuster grossing over $32m with £1,290,000 (Hindi plus Tamil) from UK and $20,001,000 from the US, till the fourth weekend (19-21 May).