Oh My God starring Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal in leads has topped the collection chart beating another new release Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal (KDM) at the Box Office in India in the first weekend. The latter film has landed in the third spot with two week old movie Barfi occupying the second position.
OMG Oh My God opened to an average response with its occupancy ranging between 30% and 40% on Friday. It raked in Rs 4.25 crores nett at the desi Box Office on the first day. Its business witnessed a big leap on the following days with the movie scoring Rs 6 crores on Saturday and Rs 7.25 crores on Sunday. Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal starrer has collected a total of Rs 17.5 crores nett in the first weekend.
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal opened to a very poor response and collected Rs 1.25 crore at the desi Box Office on the first day. Its business did not show any big leap on the following days. It collected approximately Rs 1.65 crore on Saturday and Rs 2 crores on Sunday. It has raked in a total of Rs 4.9 crores nett at the domestic collection centres in the first weekend. This medium budget movie needs to do well on the weekdays to recover its production cost.
However, Heroine was expected to affect the collection of OMG Oh My God and Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal, but it failed to reach expectations. It has landed in the fourth spot with its collection reaching Rs 4.5 crores in the second weekend. However, Barfi surely took a toll on their business. It raked in Rs 6.1 crore in the third weekend, thereby landing in the second position in the collection chart.