Total Dhamaal box office collection: Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit's comedy earns Rs 81 cr in 5 days
With its current total standing at Rs 81 crore, Total Dhamaal is likely to cruise past Rs 100 crore mark in the second week of its release
Indra Kumar's adventure comedy Total Dhamaal has crossed the Rs 75 crore mark at the box office, five days after its release. The film collected Rs 8.75 crores on Tuesday, 26 February, pushing its total earnings to Rs 81 crore.
As per trade analysts, the film is likely to surpass Rs 100 crore in its second week of release. The third film in the Dhamaal franchise has already become the highest-grossing film in the series.
Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 3
₹ 75 cr: Day 5
Will comfortably cross ₹ 92 cr in Week 1... Will cruise past ₹ 💯 cr in Weekend 2... Has already emerged the highest grossing film in #Dhamaal series. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 27, 2019
Despite garnering mostly negative reviews from critics, the potboiler has been a favourite in the mass circuits.
#TotalDhamaal shows a solid hold on weekdays... Emerges a big favourite in mass circuits/single screens... Set for a healthy, successful run in those circuits... Fri 16.50 cr, Sat 20.40 cr, Sun 25.50 cr, Mon 9.85 cr, Tue 8.75 cr. Total: ₹ 81 cr. India biz. — taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 27, 2019
The film, starring Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey, Pitobash, Sanjay Mishra and Boman Irani, opened in theatres on 22 February. The film brings Madhuri and Anil together after a gap of over a decade.
In an exclusive conversation with Firstpost, Riteish Deshmukh reveals what made him say yes to Case Toh Banta Hai, his bond with Varun Sharma, Kusha Kapila and more.
This is Ajay Devgn’s fourth directorial. Coming after the much-appreciated Runway 34, Bholaa is about to redefine action.
The movie–theatre business is going through an unprecedented crisis. It needs all the support it can get from its devoted patrons if it is to survive.