Highly talked about movie Ek Tha Tiger opened to an
earth-shattering response and did wonderful collection at the
domestic Box Office until the release of Raaz 3. Its
business was so high that it collected Rs 195 crore nett in just
three weeks in India alone. It was expected to cross Rs 200 crore
mark in the fourth week.
Just when everyone was thinking that Ek Tha Tiger would
surpass the 200 crore mark and set a new record, Raaz 3
snatched a few screens from it, thereby sending down its
collections to bottom line. Salman-Katrina starrer raked in Rs 3.39
crores nett at the desi Box Office in the fourth week.
The collection of Ek Tha Tiger was further affected by
Ranbir Kapoor's much-anticipated movie Barfi, which
snatched a few more screens from it sending its business to below
Rs 1 crore. It added Rs 72 lakhs to its five-week total Rs 199.11
crore nett. With the release of Kareena Kapoor's Heroine,
its collection reached to Rs 19 lakhs at the desi Box Office in the
Now, Ek Tha Tiger has two new competitors like OMG
Oh My God, Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal in the seventh
week. These two new releases will surely send down its collection
further. With this, its dream of crossing Rs 200 crore mark has
become very remote. A few trade experts even feel that it may not
be able to achieve this figure in its lifetime.
However, Aamir Khan's 3 Idiots, which has set several
records at the Box Office, has scored double centuries. It has
raked in Rs 202 crores nett in its lifetime. The initial pace of
Ek Tha Tiger had made everyone think that it would surpass
the big mark set by Aamir Khan. But now, trade experts say that it
will not be able to break this bench mark.
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