Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh starrer Housefull 3 is all set to hit the theaters on Friday. Being one of the most awaited releases of the year, the expectations are high from the movie. Housefull 3 is the third installment of famous Housefull franchise, hence everyone is expecting a good comic entertainer like the previous parts. The movie has created huge buzz thanks to aggressive promotion by the makers. The movie is expected to have the biggest openings of the year. Let’s have a look at Housefull 3 screen count, budget, economics and other details.
Housefull 3 Budget
Though nothing has been revealed regarding the budget, Housefull 3 is surely one of the most expensive films of the year. As per the reports coming up, the production cost of the movie is around 80 crores. With around 15 to 20 crores spent on advertising and publicity, the total budget of the movie is around 100 crores. The movie needs to perform exceptionally well to recover this huge budget.
Housefull 3 Screen Count
Housefull 3 will be Akshay Kumar’s biggest release till date. As per the reports in media, the movie will release on more than 3500 screens in India. With 3500+ screens, Housefull 3 will be the biggest release of 2016 beating SRK’s Fan which was released on 3500 screens. The makers are also eyeing big release in overseas as well, however, the final screen count will be much less than SRK’s Fan which was released on 1100 screens. We are expecting the movie to release on around 600 screens in overseas.
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Housefull 3 Run Time and Certification Details
The movie was recently cleared by CBFC with U/A certificate with several verbal cuts in the original version. With the total run time of 2 hours 14 minutes, Housefull 3 is the shortest film of the Housefull franchise.
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Housefull 3 Box Office Analysis (Considering Budget Is 100 Crores)
Lifetime Collection < 100 crores (Flop)
Lifetime Collection > 120 crores (Average)
Lifetime Collection > 150 crores (Hit)
Lifetime Collection > 180 crores (Super Hit)
Lifetime Collection > 220 crores (Blockbuster)
Akshay Kumar’s prime form will certainly help the movie to get a big opening at the Box Office. The movie is expected to open big with the first-day collection to be 18+ crores. Housefull 3 is releasing at a time when moviegoers are looking for some entertainment during the summer vacations and post IPL season. It will be interesting to see which position will Housefull 3 acquire in the list of Akshay Kumar’s top 10 opening day grossers.
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