Mumbai, Nov 15 (): Eros International reports that latest movie Rockstar recorded a hugely successful opening weekend collection of Rs 64 crore in the worldwide Box Office. It has grossed Rs. 53 crore in India (Net collection: Rs. 37crore) and Rs. 11 crore overseas in its first three days.
Rockstar directed by Imtiaz Ali, starring Ranbir Kapoor, with chart busting music by Oscar-winner AR Rahman and featuring debutante Nargis Fakhri along with a memorable cameo by the Late Shammi Kapoor, has done a spectacular business in its opening weekend.
The film released across more than 2,000 screens worldwide on 11th November 2011 and saw the seventh largest first day India opening in Bollywood’s history.
Rockstar has opened to a superb response across the country, especially in the multiplexes. This is Ranbir’s biggest ever opening and elevates him to the league of superstars for sure. With colleges re-opening this week, we are looking at the film remaining steady at the box office through the week. It has also taken a fantastic opening overseas and has fared very well in UK, USA and the Middle East.
Speaking on the film’s fabulous performance, says Shree Ashtavinayak Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd, “We are extremely glad that Rockstar has received such widespread appreciation and are elated with the continuing enthusiastic response to the film from all our centers. Working with such a talented and creative team was a great privilege, and we are hugely optimistic of numbers rising in the weeks to come!”
Rockstar has earned rave reviews from leading film critics. The film has been described as spellbinding and probably Imtiaz Ali’s finest work so far. The movie is being watched by college students. It is expected to do well in the coming days too.