MUMBAI: Salman Khan’s Ready has become the third biggest opening film in terms of net collections in India.
The movie now stands behind Dabangg and 3 Idiots with net collections of approximately Rs 680 million (Rs 68 crore). While Dabangg’s first week net collections were Rs 810 million (Rs 81 crore), 3 Idiots’ net collections stood at Rs 800 million (Rs 80 crore).
Directed by Anees Bazmi, Ready stars Salman Khan and Asin in the lead.
Top 5 Opening Week Net Collections:
1) Dabangg: Rs 810 million (Rs 81 crore)
2) 3 Idiots: Rs 800 million (Rs 80 crore)
3) Ready: Rs 680 million (Rs 68 crore)
4) Ghajini: Rs 640 million (Rs 64 crore)
5) Golmaal 3: Rs 620 million (Rs 62 crore)
With no big ticket Hindi release scheduled for this week, Ready is likely to continue its hold on the box office this weekend too. The Hindi movies that released this week are Shaitan and Love Express along with the Hollywood flick X Men: First Class.