Eros International Media Ltd (Eros International) has announced a smash hit opening for Agneepath in the overseas circuit. In its opening four-day weekend, the film has shown collections of Rs. 16 crore in the international market. Eros released Agneepath internationally on 337 screens, the highest ever for any Hrithik Roshan film.
Agneepath grossed £347,000 in UK in its first weekend (4 days). This is the highest opening weekend collections for any ’15’ rated Indian film. Agneepath was also ranked No. 10 on UK Top 10 Box Office chart.
In the United States, the four day first weekend collections were US$ 1.3 million. In UAE, Agneepath grossed over US$ 800,000 in four days. Other strong performing territories included Australia, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Mauritius and Kenya.
Commenting on the film’s overseas performance, Pranab Kapadia, President – Marketing & Distribution – Eros International plc said, “Agneepath has done extremely well in all the overseas markets making it the first blockbuster of the New Year. The tremendous response has been very encouraging with all major markets indicating remarkable box office results”.
Produced by Dharma Productions, Agneepath has been directed by Karan Malhotra and released across cinemas worldwide on January 26.