All the mystery around the box-office collections of Akshay Kumar’s latest Diwali release – Housefull 4 – seems to be never-ending. Only yesterday, social media was buzzing with outrage against the makers of Housefull 4, whom they accused of inflating the film’s box-office figures. Right from the netizens to a lot of trade personalities, many of them criticised Akshay Kumar and Housefull 4’s team of manipulating the figures. Now, the fifth-day collection of Housefull 4 is out and, as per it, the film has crossed the 100-crore-club, making it Akshay Kumar’s thirteenth team to achieve that feat. (ALSO READ - Makers Of Akshay Kumar’s Housefull 4 Get Criticised For Reporting Fake Box-Office Numbers; Actor Reacts To Accusations)
According to Box Office India, Housefull 4 has recorded the fifth highest Tuesday figures of all time, as it has collected Rs 24 crore approximately. Well, that brings Housefull 4’s total collection to Rs 105 crore. However, as per one of the trade experts, Sumit Kadel, the supposedly ‘non-inflated’ collections of Housefull 4 are “Friday- ₹ 16.50 cr, Saturday- ₹ 14.85 cr, Sunday- ₹ 10.40 cr, Monday- ₹ 30.25 cr nett, Total- ₹ 72 cr nett.” As for Tuesday, he tweeted that makers have inflated its recent collections by Rs 5 crore.
Check out the tweet below:
Tuesday- 5 cr, with this unprecedented speed i assume i have to write this someday-#Ghajini first film to collect ₹ 100 cr. #Housefull4 First film to collect ₹ 100 cr more through Ghaplation. Gn folks. https://t.co/8FwgNUDv5Z— Sumit kadel (@SumitkadeI) October 29, 2019
Yesterday, producer Ronnie Screwvala, too, had taken an indirect jibe at Housefull 4 makers. He tweeted, “Isn’t it time everyone reports Box Office numbers accurately! @KomalNahta @taran_adarsh ... accuracy of information builds CREDIBILITY which the movie industry needs so badly ... and not sure how long-to appease egos will Studios and all keep encouraging pumped up data on numbers.”
Housefull 4 also starred Kriti Sanon, Kriti Kharbanda, Pooja Hegde, Bobby Deol and Riteish Deshmukh in the lead roles and had hit the big screens on October 25, 2019.
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