Despite the leak of the uncensored print of the movie, team of ‘Udta Punjab’ managed to convince a large section of the audience to support their movie and hard work by watching the flick only at the big screens!
No wonder the movie got a bumper opening of Rs. 33.80 Crores in its first weekend, after collecting Rs. 10.05 Cr on Friday, Rs. 11.25 Cr on Saturday and Rs. 12.50 Cr on Sunday; making it the 5th highest opening of 2016 after ‘Housefull 3’, ‘Fan’, ‘Airlift’ and ‘Baaghi’.
Nagesh Kukunoor's 'Dhanak' too kept growing day by day during its first weekend as it collected Rs. 29 lacs on Friday, Rs. 68 lacs on Saturday and Rs. 92 lacs on Sunday taking the total to Rs. 1.89 Cr.
On the other hand 'Finding Dory', the sequel to 'Finding Nemo', collected Rs. 1.02 Cr on Friday, Rs. 1.98 Cr on Saturday and Rs. 2.29 Cr on Sunday taking the total up to Rs. 5. 29 Cr.
Horror movie 'The Conjuring 2', which released on 10th June, is on its way to cross the 50 Crore mark and has collected a total of Rs. 47.30 Cr in India.
The Akshay Kumar starrer 'Housefull 3' has slowed down after crossing the 100 Crore mark and stands at Rs. 106.22 Cr after a dull weekend.