YEH WORLD HAI NA WORLD...
THERE ARE ONLY TWO TYPES OF FILMS IN THE WORLD -
ONES THAT PROMISE, OTHERS THAT DELIVER
BUNTY AUR BABLI PROMISED & DELIVERED...
WE DON’T SAY THIS, THE BOX-OFFICE DOES
Released worldwide on 27th May 2005, “Bunty Aur Babli”
have broken many box-office records to amass a total of US$ 8.50 million (Rs. 37 crores)
worldwide till now. - India
gross to date Rs. 26 crores and still stealing the Box Office
- UK & USA
combined, “Bunty aur Babli” has now grossed over US$ 1.8 million (Rs. 7.75 crores)
and entered the UK charts at number 9
has grossed over US$ 400,000 (Rs. 1.75 crores)
- Their stories are being told the world over as they continue to smash the Rest of the World
Box Office having grossedUS$ 400,000 (Rs. 1.75 crores)
04 June 2005: After the stupendous line up of hits in 2004 – Hum Tum, Dhoom and Veer-Zaara, Yash Raj Films begin 2005 with a bang... with their own production “Bunty Aur Babli”
, directed by Shaad Ali Sahgal and produced by Aditya Chopra.
Lyrics of Gulzar on the music of Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy, this one really does make for a ‘Cool Desi Musical’.
Also starring Rani Mukerji, this is the first time together for the much-awaited father and son pairing of Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan.
SOME HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FIRST WEEKEND COLLECTIONS OVERSEAS :
- Bunty & Babli, in their opening weekend, have reached No. 9 in the UK Top 10.
- Released worldwide on 27th May 2005, with 30 sites in the UK, Bunty aur Babli have amassed £205,305 over their bank holiday rampage.
- They continued with their antics in the USA & Canada over 42 sites by collecting another fist full of $435,000 in the first 4 days.
- South Africa was also not spared by these two where they ran away with $25,168 over 6 sites.
- Down Under in good ol Aussie land, Bunty aur Babli took $39,785 over 6 sites.
- The Bunty aur Babli magic hits the Middle East from 1st June 2005, where the audiences and the local police are waiting anxiously for their arrival!
- As the school half term begins, Bunty & Babli are expected to continue their hold-ups in the chart and prank their way to fame and fortune.
HIGHLIGHTS OF SOME RECORD-BREAKING FIRST WEEK COLLECTIONS IN INDIA :
Territory: C.P & C.I.
SMRUTI CINEMA, NAGPUR collected Rs. 5,23,904 which is the highest in the year 2004 – 2005
JAYSHREE CINEMA, NAGPUR collected Rs. 2,50,341 which is the highest in the year 2004 – 2005.
Collected Rs. 3,52,778 at RAJ CINEMA, RAIPUR (27 shows).
Created All Time Record at VELOCITY MULTIPLEX, INDORE by collecting Rs. 7,65,762 and total Rs. 9,27,861 inclusive 14 shows of VELOCITY-II, which is an All Time City record.
Created Theatre Record at REGAL CINEMA, INDORE by collecting Rs. 3,31,857.
Created All Time City Record at LISA CINEMA, SEHORE by collecting Rs. 1,51,628.
Territory: EAST PUNJAB
FUN REPUBLIC - MANI MAJRA. All 57 shows full with collections of Rs. 8,99,742 – (CITY RECORD)
PICCADILY CINEMA - CHANDIGARH. Total Gross Rs.6,02,119 – (CITY RECORD)
ORIENT CINEMA - LUDHIANA. All 28 shows full with collections of Rs. 5,34,800 – (RECORD)
S.R.S. & PVR'S CINEMA - FARIDABAD. Total Gross Rs.13,19,598 – (CITY RECORD)
D.T. & P.V.R. COMPLEX'S. Total Gross Rs. 30,79,936 – (CITY RECORD)
CINEMA COLLECTION (in Rs.) REMARKS
1 P.V.R. PLAZA 7,59,585.00 THEATRE RECORD
2. 3C’S CINEMA 7,98,218.07 THEATRE RECORD
3. M2K CINEMA 11,22,935.85 THEATRE RECORD
4. P.V.R. PRIYA 18,58,605.95 THEATRE RECORD
5. P.V.R. EDM 7,49,496.36 THEATRE RECORD
6 JAM SHIPRA 6,46,037.32 THEATRE RECORD
7. SATYAM JANAKPURI 12,82,525.62 CITY RECORD
8. WAVES NOIDA 21,01,628.40 THEATRE RECORD
9. WAVES KAUSHAMBI 8,21,022.54 THEATRE RECORD
Territory: UTTAR PRADESH
CINEMA COLLECTION (in Rs.) REMARKS
1. SHAH AGRA/ JWALA AGRA 10,32,330.82 CITY RECORD
2. HEER PALACE KANPUR 8,78,037.43 CITY RECORD
3. GURDEV KANPUR 4,13,019.51 THEATRE RECORD
4. RAVE-3 KANPUR 4,04,316.31 THEATRE RECORD
5. WAVES LUCKNOW 10,20,790.20 CITY RECORD
6 VIJAY GORAKHPUR 4,78,340.16 CITY RECORD
7. NATRAJ DEHRADUN 4,10,544.53 THEATRE RECORD
8. SANGEET ALLAHABAD 3,34,610.83 THEATRE RECORD
9. NOVELTY LUCKNOW 4,57,011.56 THEATRE RECORD
10 P.V.S. MEERUT 4,91,221.73 THEATRE RECORD
11 TAKSAL VARANASI 4,29,200.34 CITY RECORD