Hindi movie Race 2, which had a superb weekend in India,
has also received fabulous response at the overseas Box Office.
Despite facing competition from Kamal Hassan's
Vishwaroopam and Punjabi film Tu Mera 22 Main Tera
22, the Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham
Kapoor starrer has done wonderful collection in foreign
countries and topped the business chart at the international market
in the first weekend.
Race 2 has received fantastic opening in UK and
Ireland. The action thriller has collected Rs 3.02 crores
(£3,56,258) from 76 screens at the UK Box Office in the first
weekend and its per screen average is £4,688. The movie has raked
in Rs 4.77 crores ($8,84,757) from 153 screens at the USA Box
Office in its opening weekend. Its per screen average is
The Abbas-Mastan-directed flick has collected Rs 5.22 crores
($9,70,000) at the UAE Box Office in its first weekend. Race
2 has raked in Rs 1.03 crores (A$1,83,750) from 19 screens at
the Australia Box Office in its opening weekend and its per screen
average is A$9,671. It has grossed Rs 32.13 lakhs (NZ$71,341) from
10 screens at the New Zealand Box Office in the first weekend and
its per screen average is NZ$7,134.
However, Race 2 has collected Rs 17.26 crores nett
($3.2 million) at the International Box Office in the first
weekend. The action thriller movie has beaten the first weekend
collection record of Saif Ali Khan's Cocktail (Rs 11.26
crores) and John Abraham's Housefull 2 (Rs 13.42 crore).
Trade experts feel that Race 2 could have crossed Rs 20
crore mark overseas in its opening weekend, if
Vishwaroopam and Tu Mera 22 Main Tera 22 had not