What its predecessor did in 2013, Fukrey Returns did the same at the box office after 4 years. The movie has already been declared as a profitable venture for the makers, with each passing day it is just adding more percentage to its total.
Fukrey Returns, till now, has collected 72.21 crores at the box office. The biggest plus point for the film has been its controlled budget. Excel Entertainment, post having a dull phase with most of their films, have finally bounced back with Fukrey Returns.
The movie has been made on a very well adjusted budget of 22 crores and has now made the returns of investment of 50.21 crores. Converting its profit percentage the movie now stands with 228.22 % and is at the 3rd position in the list of most profitable movies of 2017. The only two movies above Fukrey Returns are Baahubali 2 (468.11 %) and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (456.66 %).
Here’s how we calculate Profit Percentage:
Collections – Budget = ROI
ROI/Budget*100 = ROI%
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|1. Baahubali 2 (Hindi)||90.00||511.30||421.30||468.11%||Super-Duper Hit|
|2. Toilet: Ek Prem Katha||24.00||133.60||109.60||456.66%||Super-Duper Hit|
|3. Fukrey Returns||22.00||80.13||58.13||264.22%||Super-Hit|
|4. Hindi Medium||22.00||69.00||47.00||213.63%||Super-Hit|
|5. Jolly LLB 2||45.00||117.00||72.00||160%||Super-Hit|
|6. Badrinath Ki Dulhania||45.00||116.60||71.60||159.11%||Super-Hit|
|7. Lipstick Under My Burkha||07.00||18.05||11.05||157.85%||Super-Hit|
|8. Golmaal Again||80.00||205.72||125.32||157.15%||Super-Hit|
|10. Secret Superstar||25.00||62.00||37.00||148%||Hit|
|11. Shubh Mangal Saavdhan||17.00||41.90||24.90||146.47%||Hit|
|13. Tiger Zinda Hai||150.00||339.16||189.16||126.10%*||Hit|
|14. Judwaa 2||65.00||138.00||73.00||112.30%||Hit|
Varun Sharma who got an amazing response for his performance in the film was allegedly said to stereotyped by many. But in his recent interview he revealed how he will try and do different genres for his upcoming films.
He said, “But I really wish I get a chance to explore myself and do different shades like drama or thriller as it really kicks me. When I was doing theatre, I used to be a part of serious plays. So, it has only been with Fukrey that I got a chance to do something in comedy.”
“Before Fukrey, no one thought I could do comedy or make people laugh. In 2018, you will see a lot of different shades and characters of me,” he added.
The comedy film features Pulkit Samrat, Manjot Singh, Varun Sharma, Priya Anand, Vishakha Singh and Pankaj Tripathi.
Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, Fukrey Returns is co-produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sindhwani under their banner Excel Entertainment.