The film further progressed to have an even better day two at the box-office as it grossed Rs 36.25 crore and according to a report on BoxOfficeIndia.com, "Race 3" brought in Rs 37 crore on Sunday. On Day 2, it saw nearly 40 percent growth in its collections and earned a mammoth Rs 38.14 crore on Saturday.
Race 3 is a stand-alone sequel to the hit franchise "Race".
"Race 3 records a enormous start, despite pre-Eid making a dent in its business, emerges as the biggest opener of 2018 so far", trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted.
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Produced by Salman Khan Films and Tips Films, Race 3 released in 2D as well as 3D format across Indian theatres on 15 June. "Race 3" sits behind film like "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", "Tiger Zinda Hai", "Sultan", "Dangal", and "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" in the sixth position on the list of highest first-weekend collections. Crosses cr... Fourth Salman starrer to collect ₹ 100 cr mark in *3 days* [#BajrangiBhaijaan, #Sultan, #TigerZindaHai].
Salman Khan's latest blockbuster Race 3 has raced passed Rs 100 crore mark at the box office in just three days becoming his fourth film to do so. Friday 29.17 cr, Sat 38.14 cr.
Race 3 has failed to beat the record of Ranveer Singh's Padmaavat, which collected Rs 114 crore at the domestic box office in its five-day-extended first weekend. (Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai).
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That Race 3 would pass the opening weekend test with flying colours was a given. From North America market, it earned around Rs 82 lakh, whereas from the United Kingdom market it earned Rs 2.08 crore.
In spite of major reviews not in favour of the film - highlighting the poor screenplay, loose story and weak performances (but great action) - it has managed to pull audiences to the silver screen. It's an annual ritual to watch a Salman Khan release on Eid and his fans actually look forward to it. The 52-year-old actor made his grand entry into the thriller genre with Remo D'Souza's directorial venture, but critics aren't impressed at all. Race 3 is a distant second followed by his other hits.
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