Holiday beats Gunday, is third biggest hit of 2014
With Rs 88 crore already in its kitty, this Akshay Kumar-starrer directed by AR Murugadoss has already beaten Gunday and experts say it is looking good for entering Rs 100-crore club, as of now populated by 2 States and Jai Ho.bollywood Updated: Jun 16, 2014 16:06 IST
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.
#Holiday [Week 2; revised figures] Fri 4.36 cr, Sat 6.31 cr, Sun 8.70 cr. Grand total: ₹ 88.05 cr nett. India biz. Excellent!— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 16, 2014
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.
#Holiday [Week 2] Fri 4.34 cr, Sat 6.06 cr. Grand total: ₹ 79.09 cr nett. India biz. Marching towards ₹ 100 cr.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 15, 2014
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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