UPDATE: Evening shows witnessed growth in business, night shows were phenomenal on Saturday. The film has collected around 18-19 crore on its second day.
Krrish 3 has failed to sustain at the box office on its second day, as morning and noon shows have witnessed drops in the range of 40-50% at most centres.
A few circuits like Mumbai, Mysore, Tamilnadu/Kerala are steady, but business in North India seems to have been severely hit by Pre-Diwali festivities.
The other factor in play today is the crucial India vs Australia cricket match that will decide the 7 match series, which has also had an impact on business this evening.
We spoke to a couple of exhibitors who expressed hope that the film will pick up from Sunday evening and put up excellent figures on Monday.
The word-of-mouth is extremely mixed. It looks like those who have walked in with unrealistically high expectations have walked out disappointed. But the rest, including children who watch films without any preconceived notions or expectations, have enjoyed every bit of it.