Desi Boyz took quite a flying start last weekend (Rs. 28-29 crore) but the drop started from Monday onwards so that the week closed at Rs. 40 crore.
Considering that Eros managed to sell its satellite rights for Rs. 27 crore, music rights for approximately Rs. 6-7 crore and would be getting a subsidy of Rs. 15-16 crore from the UK government, a week of Rs. 40 crore is not at all bad for a film with an investment of Rs. 65 crore.
The Akshay Kumar starrer has behaved well in Overseas, having grossed around Rs. 14 crore in the first week. The shares from India and Overseas theatrical are, therefore, Rs. 21-22 crore and Rs. 6-6.5 crore respectively. Profits have already come in.
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