HindustanTimes Sun,26 Oct 2014

Holiday beats Gunday, is third biggest hit of 2014

Agencies  New Delhi, June 16, 2014
First Published: 14:20 IST(16/6/2014) | Last Updated: 16:06 IST(16/6/2014)

Akshay Kumar-starrer Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty is in its second week and has earned Rs. 88 crore, racing ahead of Ranveer Singh-Priyanka Chopra-starrer Gunday. A trade expert says it’s inching closer to Rs. 100-crore mark at the box office.

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The Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha-starrer hit the screens June 6 and has made good at the BO so far. The film has earned Rs. 88 crore on the ticket windows while Gunday netted a total of Rs. 78.06. Up ahead are Alia-Arjun-starrer 2 States (Rs 102 crore) and Salman Khan's Jai Ho.

The AR Murugadoss directorial that boasts great stunts on Mumbai streets has been presented by Reliance Entertainment and produced by Vipul Shah. The film also stars Sonakshi Sinha and is the remake of Southern hit Thupakki, which was also directed by Murugadoss.

After Rowdy Rathore and Housefull 2, this will be the third film starring Akshay Kumar to enter the Rs. 100-crore club.

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