Peepli [Live] rakes in the money
After scorching the Indian screens with a gross of Rs 210 million, Peepli [Live] has got an admirable start at the international box office as well.
As reported on Bollywoodhungama.com, Peepli [Live] has debuted at 23rd in ranking at the US box office. In its opening weekend, the film collected $350,054 across 64 screens, with the average earnings per screen working out to $5,470.
This Aamir Khan production is also faring well in Australia. It debuted at 17th in rank in Australia, and collected an average earning of $6,848 per screen across 7 screens.
The film was released across over 600 screens in the domestic market, and 100 screens abroad with the exception of Britain.
Made on a budget of approximately Rs 100 million, the movie recovered its investment even before its release through satellite television and music rights for Rs 100 million and Rs 40 million respectively.