Akshay Kumar's dry run in Bollywood! Selfiee bombs at the box office

Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi-starrer Selfiee has bombed at the box office as the film failed to register a decent opening

Akshay Kumar’s Selfiee

tanks at ticket counters

The film is a remake of the popular 2019 Malayalam film Driving Licence, which featured Prithviraj Sukumaran and Suraj Venjaramoodu in lead roles. Selfiee focuses on the rivalry between a traffic police officer and a prominent actor

Cast: Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Diana Penty, Nushratt Bharuccha

Selfiee plot, cast

Source: Sacnilk

Day 1: Rs 2.55 crore

Day 2: Rs 3.80 crore Day 3: Approx. Rs 3.90 crore Total box office: Rs 10.25 crore Selfiee box office day-wise

This, however, is not the only time the actor has disappointed his fans and regular moviegoers alike. Here are some other films of the actor that disappointed at the box office:

- Ram Setu

- Raksha Bandhan - Samrat Prithviraj - Bachchan Paandey Akshay Kumar’s flop movies at box office

The films did not much well at the ticket counters mostly due to weak content

How did these films fare

at the box office

The film focuses on an atheist archaeologist-turned-believer who works to prove the existence of the legendary Ram Setu. The film features Akshay Kumar, Nushratt Bharuccha, Jacqueline Fernandez, Satyadev Kancharana in lead roles 

Ram Setu plot, cast

Made at a budget of around Rs 150 crore, it raked in merely Rs 74.70 crore at the domestic box office. It has an IMDb rating of 5.2 out of 10

Ram Setu box office,

IMDb rating 

This film is centred around a chaat seller who strives to keep the promise he made to his ailing mother that he will only get married once all his sisters are married. It features Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar, Sadia Khateeb, Seema Pahwa in lead roles 

Raksha Bandhan story, cast

The Akshay Kumar-starrer family drama collected around Rs 48.63 crore at the India box office and has an IMDb rating of 5.2 out of 10

Raksha Bandhan box

office, IMDb rating

The film is centered around Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan who falls in love with Sanyogita, the princess of Kannauj. Samrat Prithviraj features Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar, Sanjay Dutt, Manav Vij, Ashutosh Rana in lead roles 

Samrat Prithviraj story

Made at a budget of around Rs 220 crore, the film managed to collect merely Rs 66 crore in terms of domestic box office. The film has an IMDb rating of 5.8 out of 10

Samrat Prithviraj box

office, IMDb rating

The Farhad Samji-directorial focuses on a struggling filmmaker and an actor set out to make a biography on a dreaded gangster. It features Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon, Arshad Warsi, Sanjay Mishra in significant roles 

Bachchan Paandey

plot, cast

Sources: Sacnilk, IMDb 

The Akshay Kumar film tanked at the domestic box office as it collected merely Rs 50.54 crore in its lifetime run. It has an IMDb rating of 5.2 out of 10

Bachchan Paandey box office, IMDb rating

Audience believes that the actor needs to focus more on the choice of scripts rather than the number of movies he aims to churn out per year

Akshay Kumar's

criticism as an actor

Before delivering a string of flops, Akshay Kumar gave one of the biggest superhits, Sooryavanshi, in 2021 after the COVID-19 pandemic. Before this, his pre-pandemic releases such as Good Newwz, Housefull 4, and Kesari also did pretty well at the box office

Akshay Kumar's dry run

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