Box Office: Ra.One sees enormous collections over weekend

Shah Rukh Khan in Ra.One
MUMBAI: Shah Rukh Khan’s Ra.One saw a tremendous response at the box office over the five day long weekend.

As per information available with, the movie’s Hindi version garnered net collections of approximately Rs 800 million (Rs 80 crore) in India in its first five days. On the other hand, the Tamil and Telugu dubbed versions of the movie brought in approximately Rs 45 million (Rs 4.5 crore) taking the total to 845 million (Rs 84.5 crore).

Salman Khan’s highest grosser ever Bodyguard, which also saw a five day extended weekend, saw net collections of approximately Rs 866.1 million (Rs 86.61 crore).

In the overseas, Ra.One garnered collections of Rs 327.5 million (Rs 32.75 crore).

Ra.One opened across more than 4,000 plus screens worldwide (3,100 plus screens in India and 904 prints internationally, including 3D, Tamil and Telugu).

It must be kept in mind that with the Eid holiday coming up next week and no other major film release, Ra.One stands to have a good extended run at the box office yet again.

Ra.One stars Shah Rukh Khan, Arjun Rampal and Kareena Kapoor and is directed by Anubhav Sinha.