'Talaash' Box Office Collection: Aamir Khan Starrer Collects ₹16 Crore at Overseas BO
By IBTimes Staff Reporter | December 3, 2012 7:27 PM EST
Aamir Khan's latest film "Talaash: The Answer Lies Within" is doing well at both domestic and overseas box offices after a good opening on Friday. The film has collected over ₹16 crore from overseas in just two days of its release.
"Talaash", featuring Aamir Khan, Rani Mukherjee and Kareena Kapoor, was released across 2500 screens in India and 520 screens overseas, collecting ₹14.52 crore on the opening day itself.
"Talaash held exceedingly well on Saturday in India and Overseas. The business jumped across *all* major markets," tweeted trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh. "USA: #Talaash Fri $ 490,000, Sat $ 700,000. Total: $ 1,190,000 [Rs 6.46 cr]... Sat figure is highest ever for a *Hindi* film on a single day."
The first two days collection of "Talaash" from the overseas box office has crossed ₹16 crore, earning ₹6.46 crore from the US, ₹2.27 crore from the UK, ₹5.98 crore from the UAE and GCC, ₹1.09 crore from Australia, and ₹27.71 lakh from New Zealand, according to Adarsh.
The film has collected ₹30.89 crore from the domestic box office, taking the total collection of two days to over ₹46 crore. It earned ₹14.52 crore from the domestic box office on the opening day and collected ₹16.37 crore on Saturday.
Favourable reviews from critics and movie goers contributed to the good collection of the film.
"Talaash" is a murder mystery directed by Reema Kagti, whose first directorial venture was "Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd", The movie is jointly produced by Excel Entertainment and Aamir Khan Productions.
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