Both Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon romantic-drama, Luka Chuppi and Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey, Riteish Deshmukh, Boman Irani and Sanjay Mishra starrer Total Dhamaal had a very good weekend, thanks to the absence of any major releases.
It has been a fabulous start of the year for Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon as Luka Chuppi refuses to slow down. With a fabulous first week with Rs 53.70 crores followed by an amazing second week with Rs 21.54 crores, the comedy-drama is definitely a big hit.
Directed by Laxman Utekar, Luka Chuppi collected Rs 1.62 crores on third Friday while there was a growth on third Saturday with Rs 2.25 crores. The collections grew to Rs 2.75 crores on 3rd Sunday, raising the 17 days total collection to an eye-popping Rs 81.86 crores. The budget of Luka Chuppi is Rs 25 crores (Production Cost: 18 Crores, Prints & Advertising Cost: 7 Crores).
Total Dhamaal is unstoppable at the box office and is on the road to cross Rs 150 crores milestone. The comedy-drama had an amazing first week collections with Rs 94.55 crores. Despite the release of Luka Chuppi and Sonchiriya, Total Dhamaal performed well in its second week, collecting Rs 38.05 crores. There were again two big releases – Badla and Captain Marvel but Total Dhamaal remained grounded with Rs 13.11 crores in third week.
The comedy-drama dipped to Rs 75 lakhs on 4th Friday while it grew to Rs 1.25 crores on 4th Saturday. The comedy-drama grew further on 4th Sunday , raising the 24 days collections to an amazing Rs 149.36 crores. The budget of Indra Kumar directed film is Rs 100 crores and will touch Rs 150 crores as you read this article.