HindustanTimes Fri,31 Oct 2014

Ram-leela crosses halfway mark in Rs. 100 crore race  New Delhi, November 18, 2013
First Published: 15:15 IST(18/11/2013) | Last Updated: 10:45 IST(19/11/2013)

Riding high on appreciation from critics, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Ram-leela has grossed around Rs. 52 crore over the weekend.

The Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh-starrer earned Rs. 16 crore on day one. The film went ahead to collect Rs. 17.25 crore on Saturday, and Rs. 19.5 crore on Sunday.

The movie has also secured decent business overseas. In USA-Canada, it earned $450,000 on Friday and $650,000 on Saturday.

Made on an estimated budget of Rs. 72 crore, Ram-leela collected NZ$ 12,834, NZ$ 21,721 on Friday and Saturday respectively in New Zealand. ticket window score of the movie on its opening day in USA-Canada have crossed those of Ranbir Kapoor-starrer Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani ($430,000), Hrithik Roshan-starrer Krrish 3 ($311,000), Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara ($240,000) and Salman Khan-starrer Dabangg 2 ($320,000).

(Figures: Taran Adarsh)

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