The Lion King held up well in its third week though the hold was not as strong as the second week. The drop in the third week was 63% while in the second week the drop was just 45%. The third week collections are 16 crore nett and the total collections are 141.75 crore nett after three weeks.
The film is on target for 150 crore nett plus but will probably need some screen scpace when the new films come on Thursday as its unlikely to reach 150 crore nett by the end of the fourth week. The collections of The Lion King till date are as follows.
Week One - 80,94,00,000
Week Two- 44,59,00,000
Week Three - 16,25,00,000 apprx
TOTAL - 1,41,78,00,000 aprrx
Super 30 has had a good sustained run for four weeks as it collected 9.50 crore nett in its fourth week. This enabled the film to cross the 140 crore nett mark. Super 30 should be able to reach the 145 crore nett mark though 150 crore nett is probably out of reach. The Hindi markets have got a longer run due to cheaper ticket rates due to tax exemptions. The film has crossed 6 crore nett in Bihar which is a strong number for this type of film. It has crossed Total Dhamaal in the circuit. The collections of Super 30 till date are as follows.
Week One - 75,58,00,000
Week Two - 37,85,00,000
Week Three - 17,96,00,000
Week Four - 9,50,00,000 apprx
TOTAL - 1,40,89,00,000 apprx