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12-06-2011, 01:34 AM #1
Dirty Picture' racks in 36 crores worldwide
Silk Smitha seems to have successfully established her star status in the box office again. 'The Dirty Picture' pulled in a whopping 36 crores worldwide in its opening weekend.
With figures like that - the Milan Luthria movie based on a 80's dancing star has become one the biggest grossing industry openers of the year.
The movie got a bumper opening at the Indian Box Office as it collected an unprecedented 32.7 crores (Friday – 9.54 crores, Saturday – 10.78 crores, Sunday – 12.38 crores) from all versions (Hindi, Tamil, Telugu).
In the international markets, the film released day-and-date in the UAE, United Kingdom, North America, Mauritius, Malaysia, Singapore, Kenya, Tanzania, Indonesia, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Hong Kong. Its net opening in these territories was approximately 3.5 crores.
The opening is the biggest for the cast, Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi, and Naseeruddin Shah, and for director Milan Luthria, whose 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai' was a huge hit.
The Dirty Picture was put out on 1766 screens across the country, the widest ever for a set-up of this kind, and on 120 screens abroad.
The cast and crew had gone all guns to promote the movie - in multiplexes, through serials on prime time and a huge music launch. The extensive marketing strategy helped the movie tremendously however - the sheer power of the content and the acting skills of the actors have pulled the movie through an extremely successful first weekend....being a human...
12-06-2011, 03:42 AM #2
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12-07-2011, 01:06 AM #3
The Dirty Picture’ at the Box Office!!
Despite being an A film, The Dirty Picture, is going great guns at the box office. The film which released last friday is on it’s way to earn a blockbuster tag.
The weekends collection rounded up at Rs. 32 crore. Friday saw a collection of Rs. 9.50 crores. TDP is the fifth biggest opening of this year. On Saturday, a total of Rs. 10.5 crores was collected and Sunday saw an exceptional collection of Rs. 12 crore.
The coming Friday will see the much awaited chemistry between Ranveer Singh with Anushka Sharma in Ladies V/s Ricky Bahl....being a human...
12-10-2011, 10:59 PM #4
Dirty Picture' collects Rs 52 cr after week oneThe huge promotional drive seems to have worked in favour of 'The Dirty Picture'. The film has shown a great promise at the box office. So far, the film has fetched more than Rs 50 crore, a difficult feat to achieve by any standard.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh has tweeted about the collections at the end of week one. He tweets,"#TheDirtyPicture collects 52.5 cr nett in Wk 1. Fri 9.54 cr, Sat 10.78 cr, Sun 12.38 cr, Mon 5.72 cr, Tue 6.21 cr, Wed 4.4 cr, Thu 3.5 cr."
Produced by Ekta and Shobha Kapoor, The Dirty Picture's mega success has come as a surprise to trade pundits too. Adarsh tweets,"#TheDirtyPicture fetches one of the biggest starts, touching the coveted Rs 50 cr nett mark in Wk 1, a status only few films have enjoyed."
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