Raees has shown good hold on 3rd day (Friday) as early trends for the day is coming in. Film started slow in the Morning, but registered growth all through the day. Wednesday Shah Rukh Khan fans come in large numbers and hence collection exceeded the trade. Today film bound to see drop because of that and also day after big Holiday.
Raees opened to around 30% occupancy in Morning shows which is a somewhat slow start in comparison to first two days. After that film showed decent jump in Noon to record occupancy of around 35%. Film however picked up well from Evening onward and as per latest registering occupancy of around 55%.
If samples are compared to Wednesday then there is a drop of around 40% which is acceptable, considering Wednesday collections were out of this world.
Occupancy Report of Raees for Friday [Samples only] -
Morning - 30%
Noon - 35%
Evening - 55%
Early trends suggest Raees 3rd day box office collection is heading towards 12-13 crore nett mark. These are early estimates from limited samples we have right now. Night shows are still to start. Plus, large pool of report from interiors are awaited, where film is doing well. Hence, actual may vary and there is a chance that final count may be higher than this.