Mumbai: Bollywood action crime drama film Shootout At
Wadala, which has been written and directed by Sanjay Gupta,
has received fantastic opening at the Overseas Box Office. Trade
experts had predicted that it would do an average business as it
has adult/violent content, which is not international friendly
genre. But for their surprise, the film has done record-breaking
collection in key markets like USA, UK and UAE. It has topped the
business chart in several foreign countries, beating other regional
The UAE is considered as one of the big international market,
where Indian films have got great demand. Shootout At
Wadala has shown superb performance in the country in its
opening weekend. The film has collected Rs 2.21 crores nett (AED
15,00,000) at the UAE Box Office in its opening weekend.
America is another key market for Indian movies, where
Shootout At Wadala has done superb business. The movie has
raked in approximately Rs 1.13 crores nett ($2,08,000) from 89
screens at the USA Box Office in the first weekend. It has topped
the collection chart in country beating its close competitor -
Telugu movie Greeku Veerudu, which has collected Rs 92.54
lakhs ($1,71,075) on 49 screens in the country.
Shootout At Wadala has also done record-breaking
performance in other foreign countries. The film starring John Abraham,
Anil, Tusshar Kapoor and Kangna Ranaut in leads, has collected Rs
70.91 lakhs (£84,244) from 49 screens in UK, Rs 37.61 lakhs
(A$67,772) from 10 screens in Australia, Rs 6.86 lakhs (NZ$14,858)
from 3 screens in New Zealand and Rs 4.01 lakhs (FJD 13,063) from 2
screens in Fiji Box Office in its opening weekend.
Shootout At Wadala has collected a total of Rs 4.88
crores ($9,00,000) at the Overseas Box Office in the first weekend.
With the movie scoring Rs 30.7 crores nett in domestic centres, its
worldwide total stands at Rs 35.58 crores nett. Trade experts
predict that it would cross Rs 55 crores mark by the end of first