The competition is no more between Ready and 3 Idiots. Going beyond, Salman Khan is competing with himself. Following the footsteps of Dabangg, Ready beats 3 Idiots and becomes the second highest opener at the Box Office.
Friday Numbers (Indian Box Office):
- Dabangg collected- 14.5 crores
- Ready collected- 13.15 crores
- 3 Idiots collected- 13 crores
- Tees Maar Khan collected- 12.75 crores
- Raajneeti collected- 10.5 crores
- Kites collected- 10.5 crores
Salman Khan's Ready has done a commendable job by surpassing the first day's business of 3 Idiots and Tees Maar Khan, which were released during the Christmas weekends. As compared to Dabangg, last year, which was released during the Eid weekend, Ready has managed to become the second opener, even after releasing during the non-festive season.
Friday and Saturday Numbers(Indian Box Office):
It is reported that Ready collected 25 crores, on Friday and Saturday, only in India. Sunday was running houseful both at the multiplexes and single screens. While, Sunday's numbers are still to be revealed, it is predicted that the net collection of Ready in the opening weekends, only in India, will surpass 40 crores.
Exactly, like the Indian market Ready has stormed the international markets too. On Friday, the film collected approx £ 67,000 in UK, which is lower than Dabangg [£ 100,000], but higher than Golmaal 3, Patiala House, Tees Maar Khan and Thank You.
In Australia, Ready pocketed, $ 36,350 on 13 screens. UAE gives the biggest start to Ready by surpassing Dabangg. While the Thursday figures of Dabangg were 490,000 Dirhams, Ready grossed 740,000 Dirhams.
Woops!! that was a huge blast from Salman Khan huh!