The movie ‘Housefull 3’ is the third installment to the famous Housefull movie series. The indian comedy got released on June 3, 2016. This movie produced by SAJID NADIAWALA under the banner Nadiawala Grandson Entertainment, stars Akshay kumar (Sandy), Abhishek Bachchan (Bunty), Riteish Deshmukh (Teddy) , Jacqueline Fernandes(Ganga), Nargis Fakhri(Saraswati), Lisa Haydon(Jamuna) in the lead roles.
Distributed by Eros International, story by K.subhash, directed and written by SAJID-FARHAD, this story is all about the the misundrestandings that arise amongst the couples (Sandy-Ganga, Teddy-Jamuna, Bunty-Saraswati) and how it creates chaos in their lives and how they resolve it, that is hilarious! The movie is of around 134 minutes i.e. 2 hour 14mins. (running time).
There are 4 songs in this movie in total under the label T-SERIES, all being composed by different music composers Sohail Sen, Mika Singh,Sharib-Toshi, Tanishk Bagchi. Lyrics are penned down by Sameer Sen, Farhad-Sajid, Sanjeev Chaturvedi, Mamta Sharma, Arafat Mehmood, Rani Malik, Manoj Yadav and Danish Sabri. The background score of the movie is given by Juilius Packiam. The very song that got released by the team was Pyaar ki. This song got released on 24 April,2016. The full music album was officially launched on 10 may,2016.
This movie got mixed reviews from the audience and views. The movie got appraisals from Bollywood celebrities , Mika Singh, Goldie Behl, Manish Paul and many more on social media. But, the critics were not very happy with the movie.this movie is a comedy drama but the critics, not being very impressed with the movie, called this movie a mindless drama.
Hindustan Times gave this movie, a rating of 1.5 on a scale of 5 mentioning their Hindi ‘faulty’. IMDb has rated it 5.9 on a scale of 10. Book My Show rated it 6.8 on a scale of 10. Bollywood Hungama rated it 3 on a scale of 5.
Sajid Nadiawala showcased the trailer launch of this movie at a wide scale, in around 100 cities, making the housefull franchise a hit. Abhishek Bachchan hosted a small screening of the movie attended by all the Bachchan family members, Salim khan and many more. Akshay Kumar and Jacqueline Fernandes also promoted their movie on a TV reality show : India’s Got Talent. Akshay Kumar was also there in the capital to promote the movie.
Movie opened with a blast, earning approximately Rs. 30 Cr. within two days. Going by the Zee News reports, ‘Housefull 3’ beats ‘Fan’.Akshay Kumar on being asked by a journalist, how he manages to do 3-4 movies a year, replied back saying , “ completed this movie in 32 days.This movie also joined the glorious 100 Crore club, earning an approximate gross of Rs. 15.25 Cr. in India and Rs. 13.36 Cr. from overseas territories on its opening day, thereby grossed Rs. 16.30 Cr. net in India on second day.And, ultimately, by the end of the week, it grossed approximately Rs. 100.03Cr.
The total Box Office collection of this movie is estimated as Rs.169.63Cr.