Mumbai: Hindi movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD), which has been directed by Ayan Mukerji, is not only biggest opener of 2013 in India, but also in other foreign key markets like USA, UK, UAE, Australia and New Zealand. The Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone starrer has shattered the records of Saif Ali Khan's Blockbuster movie Race 2, which was the biggest opener of the year in all above mentioned countries.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has been creating positive
buzz, ever since producer Karan Johar announced it - mainly for the
association of Ranbir Kapoor's with his ex-girlfriend Deepika
Padukone. The makers had massive publicity for it along with its
lead actors promoting it on several TV shows. Adding to this, the
movie garnered positive reviews from film critics and a good word
of mouth from the film goers across the globe.
The Karan Johar-produced romantic thriller opened to an
overwhelming response at the worldwide Box Office with its
occupancy ranging between an average of 90% and 100% everywhere on
Friday. A good word of mouth took its business upwards on Saturday.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has crossed Rs 50 crore mark at
the Box Office in just two days. It has collected approximately Rs
55.15+ crores nett at the global market.
The biggest opener of the year, Race 2 had collected Rs 68.61
crores nett (Rs 51.35 cr in India and Rs 17.26 cr overseas) at the
worldwide Box Office in the first weekend. Whereas the two days
numbers (Rs 39.61 cr in India and Rs 15.54 cr overseas) of Yeh
Jawaani Hai Deewani are closer to the weekend total of
Race 2. As per early trends, the collection of the
Ranbir-Deepika starrer is sure to surpass Rs 85 crore mark
worldwide in its opening weekend.
We bring you the country-wise and day-wise figures of Yeh
Jawaani Hai Deewani. Continue to see them in slide
YJHD Collection In India
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, which got superb opening, has
collected Rs 19.45 cr on Fri and Rs 20.16 cr on Sat at the Indian
Box Office. Its two total stands at Rs 39.61 crores. Its weekend
collection is expected to be Rs 62 crores nett, beating the opening
weekend collection (Rs 51.35 cr) of Race 2.
YJHD Business In India
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani released in 162 screens in America and
Canada. The movie has collected Rs 5.3 crores nett ($ 938,053) at
the USA Box Office in two.
YJHD Collection In UAE
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has collected Rs 6.7 crores
nett (4,355,474 Dirhams) at the UAE Box Office in two days. It has
become the biggest Bollywood opener in the country.
YJHD Collection In UK
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has raked in £ 118,150 on Fri
and £ 160,468 on Sat. Its two-day total stands Rs 2.39 crores (£
278,618). It is sure to beat the opening weekend collection of
Race2 - £ 356,258.
YJHD Collection In Australia
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has collected A$ 69,501 on Fri
and A$ 104,632 on Sat at the Australia Box Office. Its two-day
total stands A$ 174,133 Rs 94.15 lakhs. It has almost the first
weekend collection record of Race 2 - A$ 183,750.
YJHD Collection In New Zealand
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has collected Rs NZ$ 20,028 on
Fri and Rs NZ$ 25,845 on Sat at the New Zealand Box Office. Its
two-day total stands at NZ$ 45,873 [Rs 20.60 lakhs]. In this
country too, the movie will beat the opening weekend record of
Race 2 - NZ$ 71,341.
YJHD Global Collection To Cross Rs 85 Cr Mark
As per early trends, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has shown
a big jump on Sunday. The movie is expected to collect Rs 22.5
crores at the Indian Box Office, taking its weekend domestic total
to Rs 62.1 crores nett. On the third day, the film is likely to
rake in Rs 8 crores nett overseas, taking its international total
to Rs 23.54 cores nett. Its global collection is likely to surpass
Rs 85 crore mark in the first weekend.