Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixiti-Nene, Anil Kapoor, Arshad Warsi, Ritiesh Deshmukh’s Total Dhamaal has entertained one and all since it released on February 22. The third installment of the hit comic franchise was always expected to perform well and that’s what it did! After an impressive start on day 1, it collected Rs 16.50 crore at the domestic box office. It grew on day 2, raking in another Rs 20.40 crore in the process. However, it didn’t stop there. The movie took another massive leap on day 3, netting another Rs 25.50 crore at the ticket window. And with that, Total Dhamaal ended with Rs 62.40 crore over the first weekend, which is huge!
Considering Total Dhamaal was released in 3400 plus screens across India and had a decent buzz, it has started off very well at the box office. All this has been possible courtesy the franchise factor and the wonderful word of mouth publicity. Yes, the Indra Kumar directorial has been loved by one and all. The comedy, the performances, the story has impressed everyone across the country. This made them rave about the movie, in turn, motivating other people to go see Total Dhamaal. Anil Kapoor – Madhuri Dixit’s reunion on the big screen after so many years has also made fans flock to the theatres.
A family entertainer, Total Dhamaal, has been made on a budget of just Rs 50 crore. Clearly, the movie is well on its way to make a fantastic profit. We are sure it will easily rake in Rs 100 crore at the box office. But will it be the second film of 2019 to rake in Rs 200 crore and more? Well, that’s something we will have to wait and watch. What we know is that Total Dhamaal will surely make you laugh. In the meantime, stay tuned to CineBlitz for more news and updates from the world of Bollywood.