The business of Barfi has dropped by 40% in the fourth weekend when compared to its performance in the third weekend. But trade analyst feel that its collection is still better when compared to new releases. What is keeping it alive in collection windows is a positive word of mouth, which has been playing magic for the movie.
The collection of Barfi, which had collected Rs 1.75 crores on the third Friday, fell down to Rs 1 crore at the domestic Box Office on its fourth Friday. Its business showed a jump by 150% on Saturday with its collection reaching Rs 2.5 crores nett. The film showed further improvement and collected Rs 3 crores on its fourth Sunday.
However, Barfi had collected Rs 58.6 crores at the domestic Box Office in the first week, Rs 28.55 crores in the second week and Rs 18.5 crores in the third week. The movie, which has already raked in Rs 6.5 crores in three days, is expected to score another Rs 5.5 crores, taking its fourth week total to Rs 12 crores.