The much-talked-about, keenly awaited, and immensely promoted Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha was finally released on Thursday, August 11. Touted to be one of the biggest money spinners of the year, the film which also features Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead role, opened on a modest note at the domestic box office. However, in the overseas markets the film has been dominating.
In this box office report, we look at the overseas collections of Laal Singh Chaddha while breaking the same into territory-wise collections. It comes as no surprise that the overseas market of the U.S.A leads the list with collections of Rs. 6.13 cr. Taking the second and third spots as the highest overseas grossing territories are Canada and Australia where the film drew in Rs. 4.28 cr. and Rs. 3.03 cr. respectively. As for the overseas territories of U.K. and New Zealand the film saw Rs. 2.9 cr. and Rs. 51.41 lakhs coming in respectively.
Going forward, looking at the positive response Laal Singh Chaddha has received in the overseas markets trade predictions state that the business of the film will certainly see further growth.
Laal Singh Chaddha Overseas Box Office at a glance:
U.S.A – Rs. 6.13 cr.
Canada – Rs. 4.28 cr.
Australia – Rs. 3.03 cr.
U.K – Rs. 2.9 cr.
New Zealand - 51.41 lakhs
NOTE – Figures at the end of Day 3