The year 2016 has been tricky in terms of weekend openings. Not only are the films struggling to make a mark on the box office in the domestic front but the situation is similar in the worldwide scenario too. Bollywood films of the year 2016 have not been too impressive in terms of collections. Here are the top 5 films which managed to gain above average worldwide collections in terms of weekend openers.CLICK HERE FOR ALL BOX OFFICE UPDATES
Airlift- Rs. 78.08 crore net approx.
Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur starrer film ‘Airlift’ is still number one in terms of worldwide weekend collections. The film was much loved in the Indian front too. The movie is one of the highest grossing films of the year 2016.
Kapoor & Sons Since 1921- Rs.54.10 crore net approx.
The family drama ‘Kapoor & Sons Since 1921′ gained loads of attention for its interesting star cast. The film features actors Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Fawad Khan in lead roles. After biopics and a few adult comedies, the family drama managed to attract the commendable number of viewers at the screens. The hit songs of the film further added to the advantage.
Ki and Ka- Rs.46.80 crore net approx.
The worldwide weekend collection of film ‘Ki and Ka’ is undoubtedly better than its domestic collections. The film stars actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor in lead roles. Based on the concept of house husbands the movie mostly targeted the urban areas. It can be said that the modern concept of the film proved to be beneficial for its worldwide collections.
Neerja- Rs.41.18 crore net approx.
Sonam Kapoor’s biopic ‘Neerja’ was much adored by the masses worldwide. The film revolved around the flight attendant Neerja Bhanot and how she saved the lives of many passengers on the hijacked flight. The movie managed to impress the audiences at the global front too.
Wazir- Rs. 38.47 crore net approx.
The first release of the year 2016 ‘Wazir’ did not fare well in the Indian front; nevertheless, the film is in the top 5 of the worldwide weekend grossers. The film stars actors Farhan Akhtar, Amitabh Bachchan and Aditi Rao Hydari in main leads.[/tps_footer]