The superstar Shah Rukh Khan starer “Fan” hit theatres last weekend with bang and indeed the film received just amazing response from the public with on its opening day the movie collected rising amount of Rs 19.20 crore (total gross approximately) of Rs 27 crore. On its global market the movie has been collects Rs 31.47 crore.
“Fan” is made up with the budget of Rs 105 crore and promotions of the movie also goes up to the mark. The satellite rights of the movie already sold to the Sony Entertainment Television and the distributions worked of the movie done by YRF Films distributions.
The movie “Fan” which is touted as a thrilling drama had an amazing starting with perhaps 99% occupancy of the fans in both multiplexes and the single screen. The morning shows were going houseful. And it is expecting in this weekend the collections of the movie will be going high as there is Sunday holiday.
The SRK starrer mainly performed well in the metro towns like Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai and other multiplexes pulling cities but it is still performing only average in the mass centres and on the other states like Gujrat and Uttar Pradesh. “Fan” is receiving huge competition from the “The Jungle Book” which is having huge audiences’ attentions.
Now let’s look at the economics of FAN…
Cost of production: Rs 85 cr
Print and Advertising: Rs 20 cr
Total budget of the film: Rs 105 cr
Note: Official numbers shared by YRF to this writer.
“Fan” collected Rs. 19.45 crore on its opening day which is highest collections made by any movie in its non holiday releases. On its second day the film witnessed little drop but managed to holds its grip on the evening shows. On its third day, the film is expected to collects more because of the Sunday holiday.
“Fan”: Total Box Office Collection Rs.36.2 crores (2 days collection)
#Fan Overseas: Thu + Fri $ 2.7 million [₹ 17.93 cr].
Fri 19.20 cr, Sat 15.40 cr. Total: ₹ 34.60 cr. India biz.
Total : 34.60 cr + 17.90 = 52.50 Crore
“Fan”: 3rd Day Box Office Collections Rs. 18 crores (Early Estimated)
Usually, Shah Rukh Khan’s movies have great starting over the years:
Happy New Year: Rs. 44.97 crore
Chennai Express: Rs. 33.1 crore
Dilwale: Rs. 21.80 crore
Fan: Rs. 19.20 crore
Jab Tak Hain Jaan: 15 crore
I think if you are planning to watch this movie than you can watch it because movie has good action, Drama and dialogues and after a long time you can catch SRK as a Villain and that was watchable thing.