The multi-starrer film Happy New Year starring Shahrukh
Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani
and Vivaan Shah created history by making a Box Office collection
of Rs 44.97 crores on Friday.
Although, it was expected that the first weekend collection of
Happy New Year will be even better but the movie's
business 0n Saturday and Sunday was comparatively less than the
opening day collection.
However, Shahrukh Khan's Happy New Year managed to rope
in excellent collection of Rs 31.60 crores on Saturday of its first
weekend, followed by Rs 32.29 crores (approx) on first Sunday with
almost 90 percent occupancy.
Thus, Happy New Year has entered the 100 crore club
with a grand first weekend Box Office collection of Rs 108.86
crores in just three days, becoming one of the fastest Rs 100 crore
earning Bollywood film in the domestic market.
Released in around 5000 screens all over India, the movie
Happy New Year did not receive many positive reviews but
that could not stop the much awaited flick from making superb Box
While, Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Paukone's multi starrer
Happy New Year has already broken several Box Office
records, it will be interesting to see whether the film manages to
break Aamir Khan's Dhoom 3 world-wide Box Office
Check slider to read some of the critic reviews for
Happy New Year...
If you go and watch Happy New Year, you will surely sit through
it but will you walk out smiling? I can't take that
This could have been a much better film if only it had dared to
move out of its comfort zone. Happy New Year is a film
that's bound to make you feel good, but trust me, the feeling won't
If its indulgences were trimmed, Happy New Year might have been
a more enjoyable film.
As far as a final verdict is concerned, there is nothing wrong
with Happy New Year if all that you are looking for is a good
timepass and entertainment.
Times Of India
The cast pulls off their acts well; and leave you with some
feel-good moments, but not enough to last three long hours.