Happy New Year has broken all existing box office records for opening weekend and has collected around 108.8 crore nett in first 3 days. Thus, film has broken Dhoom 3 first weekend collection of 107.55 crore nett which was previous record holder at box office.
HNY on Sunday (3rd day) has collected similar to Saturday with around 32 crore nett. Film although started better on Sunday from Saturday in Morning and Noon shows, registered drop in collection from Evening onward. Which meant overall collection for both days are on similar note. Had Evening and Night shows on Sunday showed good jump, collection would have been even more than what is achieved.
HNY is just unstoppable right now at box office. Film in its first 3 days has one day over 40 crore and two days over 30 crore. This is unique and unprecedented. Now real test of the film is about to begin as Holiday period are over. From Monday onward it will be known how is the word of mouth of the film and where it stands in all time highest grosser list. After superb performance in weekend, HNY has sights on two records right now. First is highest grosser of the year, which is currently held by Kick and second is all time highest grosser which is held by Dhoom 3.
Collection Breakup -
Friday - 44.95 crore nett.
Saturday - 31.8 crore nett.
Sunday - 32 crore nett (est).
Total - 108.8 crore nett (approx)