last release of the year or one can say of this decade has hit the theatre. Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor, Diljit and Kiara Advani starrer Dharma Production’s latest offering ‘Good NEWWS’ opened to good reviews.
Film released in 1800 cinemas/3100 screens all over country and bad performance of big release of last week has given this film golden opportunity. Film opened to 25-30% occupancy and that increased gradually by the day rising in good word of mouth.
Obviously due to genre and urban feel opening is not as high as other Akshay starrer ‘Kesari’ or ‘Housefull 4’ but still film managed good day one number followed by decent jump on day two.
Film collected 17.56 cr nett on day one which was good platform for growth over weekend. Film jumped by 23% and collected 21.78 cr nett on Saturday. Film grew on Sunday and collected 25.65 cr nett. Growth was limited over the weekend but with holidays ahead, its heading for Hit status.
Film has weekend total of 64.99 cr nett. The new year holiday means it can go on to become a clean hit film as it should clock 65 cr nett over weekend.
Film collected in overseas in two days –
$ 3.39 million [₹ 24.19 cr]
#USA + #Canada: $ 1.58 million
#UAE + #GCC: $ 606k
#UK: $ 384k
#ANZ and #Fiji: $ 474k
This AkshayKumar’s biggest opening day in international markets.