Hindi movie Cocktail has continued to rock the audience
across India in the second weekend too. Despite facing tough
competition from the Hollywood movie The Dark Knight Rises, the
Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer film has raked in Rs
12.25 crore nett taking its ten days total to Rs 66.25 crores nett.
Trade analysts feel that the movie has chances to cross Rs 100
crore mark at the Indian Box Office soon.
Cocktail embarked on an earth-shattering response in
the first weekend with its collection reaching Rs 36 crore nett at
the Box Office. The business of the movie also fared well on
weekdays and it added Rs 18 crores to the first week total Rs 54
crores nett. This is a record business for a romantic comedy in
Although this week witnessed the release of three Hindi movies,
Homi Adajania directed film did not have any tough competitor from
Bollywood. But the business of Cocktail, which is being
screened in maximum number of multiplexes, was affected by The
Dark Knight Rises as this movie also caters to multiplexes
audience. The breakup of its second week collection is Rs 3.25 cr
on Fri, Rs 4 cr on Sat and Rs 5 cr on Sun.
However, Cocktail is expected to collect at least Rs 10
crores to Rs 12 crores in next four days, thereby taking its second
week total to Rs 78.25 crores nett. The movie, which will not have
big competitor in next two weeks, is expected to score a century in
another week or ten days.