Eros International, the leading London-listed Indian media and entertainment company has announced an astounding opening for Love Aaj Kal with the film grossing INR 62 crores worldwide in its opening weekend. Love triumphed at the box office with Imtiaz Ali"s take on romance aaj vs. kal (today vs yesteryears) starring Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone opening to rave reviews and audience reactions. The film has grossed over INR 47 crores in India and INR 15 crores overseas.
Love Aaj Kal released across 1800 plus screens worldwide on 31st July 2009 with one of the highest number of daily shows across multiplexes. Love Aaj Kal has done exceedingly well in multiplex cinemas as compared to single screens whereas in the case of Kambakkht Ishq it was the single screens that brought in more audiences after the initial opening. As a feel good romance with some spectacular music, Love Aaj Kal has done exceedingly well overseas comparable or higher than some of the biggest blockbuster of recent times.
Love Aaj Kal marks Eros International"s exciting synergy with Illuminati Films and stars Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor. While enjoying the successful performances of Kambakkth Ishq and Love Aaj Kal, Eros International is now gearing up to release Aladin in October. The theatrical trailer of the magnum opus was unveiled with Love Aaj Kal.