Zoya Akhtar's direction Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara starring Hrithik Roshan, Abhay Deol, Farhan Akhtar, Katrina Kaif and Kalki Kochelin saw good opening weekend collections at the Indian Box Office. The film did a net collections of approximately Rs 260 million (Rs 26 crore) across India over the weekend.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara saw an extremely good response at multiplexes especially during the Saturday and Sunday. The evening were jam packed with advance booking of tickets. Business at the single screens was also decent.
On the other hand, Warner Bros Pictures' Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2 also saw one of the highest opening for a Hollywood film this year. Reports dispatched by Warner Bros informs that the film collects Rs 150 million (Rs 15 crore) at the Indian Box Office.
Harry Potter And the Deathly Hallows Part 2 opened on approximately 600 screens, with fans lining up for hours to be among the first to see the film. The opening weekend gross eclipsed the previous record of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 by 37 % which opened on 19th November 2011.
Warner Bros. Pictures India deputy managing director - theatrical Denzil Dias said, “After a decade of Harry Potter films, the final film is truly a cultural event, and we"re thrilled to see this powerful response from such a broad range of moviegoers. These incredible results are a testament to the incredible achievement of the filmmakers, cast, and, of course, J.K. Rowling, and should ensure the film series" place in history for years to come."