Why did Sajid make Humshakals? The Rs 40 crore weekend collection is the answer

  • Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Jun 24, 2014 14:11 IST

Even as critics pan Sajid Khan's latest directorial venture Humshakals, the film continues to set cash registers ringing at the box office. By the end of the first weekend, the Saif Ali Khan-Riteish Deshmukh-Ram Kapoor-starrer clocked in a whopping Rs 45.23 crore in collections. This, in just four days of its release!

After making record opening at the ticket windows, with Rs 12 crore on Friday, Humshakals picked up further over the weekend to collect Rs 12.59 crore and Rs 15.04 crore on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. It earned a further Rs 5.10 crore on Monday.


Interestingly, made on an estimated budget of Rs 75 crore,


has already sold its satellite and music rights for Rs 45 crore.


Figures: Taran Adarsh


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