Two films named Golmaal Again and Secret Superstar released two weeks ago at the box office. Both the films were different from each other and the audience got an opportunity to watch the film of their choice. Golmaal Again released on the eve of Diwali festival while Secret Superstar was released one day before Diwali. Both the film did good business box office in their two weeks journey and managed to entertain the audience to the fullest.  Golmaal Again 2nd week collection shows strong figures and the film never encountered a slow down during its two weeks journey. Here is a complete analysis of the two weeks journey of both the films at the box office.

Golmaal Again 2nd Week Collection Shows Strong Figures

Golmaal Again needed no introduction before its release as the film belongs to the successful Golmaal franchise. The film started its box office journey with positive reviews from the critics. The combination of comedy and horror made the film a good entertainer to watch. On opening day, it collected a handsome sum of Rs. 30.14 crores and became the second film of Ajay Devgn and Rohit Shetty after Singham Returns to cross the mark of Rs. 30 crores.

The timing of its release is the prime reason for its solid opening day box office collection as the audience prefers a light-hearted masala entertainer during festival days for enjoyment with their families. Golmaal Again crossed a mark of Rs. 87 crores in the first weekend only.

It is a crucial test for every film to earn solid money on the weekdays also to prove itself. Golmaal Again proved its mettle by performing well on the weekdays and showed a dominating attitude over other films.

In the second week also, the film managed to continue its rock steady performance which is quite evident from Golmaal Again 2nd Week Collection and no other film was able to affect its performance at the box office. One thing is clear that it is not only the music and the fame of actors which drives the film at the box office but also the excellent content writing and storyline play an important role in making the film likable to the audience.

By performing consistently at the box office even during the weekdays, it has proved why Golmaal series is successful at the box office. Golmaal Again 2nd Week Collection is expected to land between Rs. 45.50 – 46 crores.

Here is a total box office collection of the film till now:

First Week – Rs. 136.07 crores

Second Week

  • Friday – Rs.  7.25 crores
  • Saturday – Rs. 10.61 crores
  • Sunday – Rs. 13.58 crores
  • Monday – Rs. 4.25 crores
  • Tuesday – Rs. 4.03 crores
  • Wednesday – Rs. 3.78 crores
  • Thursday – Rs. 3.28 crores (Updated)

Total – Rs. 182.85 crores(Updated)

Now, after Judwaa 2, it has become the second masala entertainer of the year to collect a handsome collection and both these films have proved that a well-made and well-presented masala entertainer never fails at the box office. Its overseas collection also shows impressive figures and the film collected Rs. 39.15 crores till Tuesday. With a remarkable domestic collection, the film is easily expected to cross a mark of Rs. 180 crores at the box office.

If we talk about its expected third-week journey then seeing Golmaal Again 2nd week collection, it is not going to get affected due to the new release, Ittefaq. Also, it is eyeing on crossing a mark of Rs. 200 crores at the box office.

Secret Superstar 2nd Week Collection Shows Slow Down

Aamir Khan production and Dangal fame Zaira Wasim starrer Secret Superstar released with positive reviews from the critics. The film released one day before Diwali to extend its weekend and generate word of mouth one day before the other releases. Although the film started with a low collection, it performed well in the first weekend and crossed a mark of Rs. 30 crores at the end of its four days weekend which is a pretty good figure for a low budget film.

The film released during the festival period and faced a stiff competition from the masala entertainer named Golmaal Again. It is a well-established fact that the audience generally prefers a masala film during the festival season so the film’s decent collection was anticipated well before its release. On the weekdays, the film showed a decline in its collection and earns less money. At the end of the first week, it earned a decent collection of Rs. 41.59 crores.

In the second week, the film showed the similar trending that it earned a decent collection on the weekend and showed a slow down in the weekdays. Talking about its combined domestic and overseas collection, it has crossed a mark of Rs. 100 crores worldwide. Estimating its second-week box office collection, it is expected to fall in the range of Rs. 55 – 56 crores which is a decent figure for such kind of films.

Here is a detailed box office collection of the film:

First Week – Rs. 41.59 crores

Second Week

  • Friday – Rs. 2.15 crores
  • Saturday – Rs. 3.50 crores
  • Sunday – Rs. 3.80 crores
  • Monday – Rs. 1.25 crores
  • Tuesday – Rs. 1.25 crores
  • Wednesday – Rs. 0.98 crores
  • Thursday – Rs. 0.85 – 0.95 crores(Expected)

Total – Rs. 55.50 crores(Expected)

So, we can clearly see that both the films started their journey with a solid start but it is Golmaal Again which dominates over the new and the holdover releases. These two films have managed to pump the oxygen into the ailing lungs of Bollywood industry. We will provide you with the latest updates about the two movies and for more latest updates about the movie, keep reading BOTY.

First Published on: 12:19 pm - 2, Nov 2017
Author: author image Piyush Chugh
Piyush Chugh is an established film critic, and Bollywood Trade analyst. He brings to you the latest box office news and collection updates.
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