Mumbai: Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD) once again remained a first choice for many movie buffs across India in the fourth week, and this made the film keep the cash registers ringing at the domestic Box Office. Although several big movies have hit the screens in the last three weeks, the Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone starrer romantic entertainer has made to third place in the desi collection collection.
Undeterred by new release Raanjhanaa and one-week old Fukrey, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani continued its dream run at the domestic business centres on its fourth Friday. The movie showed 70% growth on Saturday and Sunday. In its fourth week, the film has collected approximately Rs 9.90 crores nett at the Indian Box Office, taking its 28-day domestic total to Rs 186.99 crores nett. Its breakup is Rs 1.40 cr on Fri, Rs 2.10 cr on Sat, Rs 2.60 cr on Sun, Rs 97.8 lakhs on Mon, Rs 98.6 lakhs on Tue, Rs 93.5 lakhs on Wed and Thu 91 lacs.
The Karan Johar and Ayan Mukerji's second combo movie has become the highest grosser of 2013 and third all time highest grosser in Indian cinema. Now, the question is that whether Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani would smash the records of 3 Idiots (Rs 202 crores) and Ek The Tiger (Rs 199 crores), which are holding first and second positions, respectively, in the list of all-time highest grosser Hindi movies.
In India, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has collected Rs 107.61 crores in the first week, Rs 47.67 crores in the second week, Rs 21.81 crores in the third week and Rs 9.90 crores in the fourth week. When looked at the graph of the downfall in its business, the movie has showed 55% to 60% dip in each week. Even if it moves at this ratio, the film would be able to score another Rs 8 crores to Rs 8.50 crores in the next four weeks. So it may not be able to beat the previous records.