Mumbai, June 17 (): Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, which was released on 31 May, has collected around Rs 13.20 crore in its third weekend and the overall collections of the film in the domestic box office stands at Rs 168.48 crore, making it one of the top three Hindi film grossers next to Aamir Khan’s “3 Idiots” and Salman Khan’s “Ek Tha Tiger.”
Trade expert Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#YJHD collected Rs 13.20 cr nett in Wknd 3. Grand total: Rs 168.48 cr nett. Breakup for Wknd 3:- Fri 3.25 cr, Sat 4.30 cr, Sun 5.65 cr”.
The collections of Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone starrer was not affected by the latest released Bollywood movies, “Fukrey”, “Ankur Arora Murder Case” and Hollywood movie “Man of Steel.”
Taran tweeted, “#YJHD is unaffected by Hollywood [#ManOfSteel] and Bollywood [#Fukrey, #AnkurAroraMurderCase] films. Blockbuster!”
The exceptional performances by the lead actors, excellent music and sensitive episodes in the narrative have made the movie a blockbuster.
Showing an amazing collections at the box office, “YJHD” has entered the 100-crore club. The Ranbir starrer is the second film to enter the elite club after Saif Ali Khan’s “Race 2″, this year.
The film shows no sign of slowing down with film breaking records with each passing day. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has become the third all-time highest grosser at the Indian Box Office with 3 Idiots (Rs 202 cr) and Ek Tha Tiger (Rs 199 cr) gracing the first and second positions. The film has once again dominated the box office with excellent collections in the third weekend.
In 17 days, the film has collected 168 cr nett plus and going by the current trend,the film will cross 176 cr nett by end of 3rd week.
Experts predict the film should add at least 15-20 cr nett more in next two weeks and thus there is good chance that film will finish around 195 cr nett plus. We have to wait and see, whether the movie would cross 200 crore mark in the domestic box office.