Grand Masti reaches Rs 64.7 crore; Phata Poster opens poorly with Rs 19.5 crore

MUMBAI: Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, starring Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D‘Cruz, which had opened to poor response, could not improve much over the weekend. The film has managed to collect Rs 19.5 crore for its opening weekend.

The Lunch Box starring Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui has cashed in on all the positive reports and good word of mouth as the figures almost doubled on Saturday and tripled on Sunday over its opening day collections to record an impressive Rs 6.25 crore for its first weekend.

Grand Masti the sequel to the 2004 Masti directed by Indra Kumar did excellent first week business as the masses and the youth took to the film. The film had to depend on domestic collections mainly to cover itself as not much is expected from overseas or satellite. The film has gone onto collect Rs 64.7 crore for the first week.

Horror Story the Vikram Bhatt scripted screamer has collected Rs 4.6 crore in its first week.

John Day starring Naseeruddin Shah, Randeep Hooda, Taran Bajaj and Harsh Chhaya has failed badly.

Shuddh Desi Romance sustained very well; the Sushant Singh Rajput, Parineeti Chopra, Rishi Kapoor and Vaani Kapoor starrer’s two week total is Rs 45.25 crore.
Zanjeer has failed miserably. The film has managed a mere Rs 20 lakh for its second week to take its two week total to Rs 13.95 crore.

Satyagraha the political drama from Prakash Jha has added Rs 1.5 crore in its third week to take its three week tally to Rs 60.1 crore.

Madras Café has collected Rs 75 lakh in its fourth week to take its four week total to Rs 41.4 crore.

Chennai Express has collected Rs 45 lakh in its sixth week thus taking its six week tally to 200.95 crore.

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