Happy New Year has collected around 44.95 crore nett on Friday (1st day) at box office and has thus shattered all box office records be it opening day and biggest single day at one go. Not only film has set new benchmark, but also set it very high now. HNY has become first film to do over 40 crore nett in single day. Earlier opening day record of Dhoom 3 (36.2 crore nett) is shattered by around nearly 9 crore, whereas Biggest Single Day record of Dhoom 3 (38 crore nett) is shattered by 7 crore.
First Day collection of HNY are not only big, it is just unprecedented. Film started with bang in Morning shows registering 75-80% occupancy. After that film is just earth shattering recording historic 95-100% for all shows through the day.
HNY is set to record biggest day at box office because of Festive Holiday release. Day after Diwali is touted as biggest release date and film took full benefit of that with full hands. It is now rejoice for makers of the film and all the fans of Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and Abhishek Bachchan.
Happy New Year has recorded earth cracking opening now. Film is heading for historic opening weekend with Saturday and Sunday also expected to be huge. This is party time for all Bollywood lovers.