Barfi, which hit the screens on September 14, opened to
superb response at the desi Box Office and it did a record breaking
collection on the first day of its release. A positive word of
mouth spread the magic for this romantic comedy taking its
collection to Rs 34.20 crores nett at the domestic collection
centres in the first weekend.
Ranbir-Priyanka-Ileana starrer movie showed a drop in its
business on weekdays, but its performance was much better than
other biggies' weekdays collection. The movie added Rs 24.4 crores
nett to its first week total Rs 58.60. Its first week's breakup is
Rs 9.2 cr on Fri, Rs 11.5 cr on Sat, Rs 13.9 cr on Sun, Rs 6.5 cr
on Mon, Rs 6 cr on Tue, Rs 7.25 cr on Wed and Rs 4.25 cr on
Despite the release of Kareena Kapoor's much-hyped movie
Heroine, Barfi kept the bells ringing at the
domestic Box Office in the second week. The romantic movie did
amazing business and added Rs 28.55 crores nett to its 14-day total
Rs 87.15 crores nett. Its week 2 breakup is Rs 4.1 cr on Fri, Rs 6
cr on Sat, Rs 7 cr on Sun, Rs 3.25 cr on Mon, Rs 3.10 cr on Tue, Rs
2.6 cr on Wed and Rs 2.5 cr on Thu.
Barfi once again remained unaffected by the new big
releases like OMG Oh My God and Kamaal Dhamaal
Malamaal in the third weekend. Ranbir Kapoor starrer did even
better business than new releases and previous week release
Heroine. It landed in the second position in collection
chart in the third weekend. It continued to rock on weekdays too.
So far it has collected Rs 103.05 crores nett. Its third week
breakup is Rs 1.75 cr on Fri, Rs 3.5 cr on Sat, Rs 3.9 cr on Sun,
Rs 2.5 cr on Mon and Rs 4.25 cr on Tue.
However, five Bollywood movies like Agneepath, Housefull 2, Rowdy Rathore, Bol Bachchan and Ek Tha Tiger have already surpassed Rs 100 crore mark at the Box Office in the year 2012. Now, Barfi has become the sixth movie to rake in Rs 100 crores at the domestic collection centres. Ek Tha Tiger is in the top position with its collection crossing this mark in five days, while Rowdy Rathore and Agneepath are in the second and third spots by crossing this mark in 10 and 14 days, respectively. Now, Barfi has landed in fourth place by scoring the figure in 19 days.