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3 Idiots tops Britain's Christmas viewings

Aamir Khan starrer Hindi film 3 Idiots has retained its position in the top 10 of the British box office in week two after eclipsing Hollywood's Avatar in Christmas viewing charts.

india Updated: Jan 07, 2010 19:17 IST

MadhavanAamir Khan starrer Hindi film 3 Idiots has retained its position in the top 10 of the British box office in week two after eclipsing Hollywood's Avatar in Christmas viewing charts.

The total overseas box office takings for the film so far is a record-breaking $10 million.

In Britain, 3 Idiots has grossed more than 1.115 million pounds ($1.8 million), and as the number one film on Christmas Day, out-grossing Avatar, producers Reliance BIG Pictures said Wednesday.

The film is Britain's highest grossing Bollywood film of 2009 and now the highest grossing Indian film ever to release in the US, beating the takings of Om Shanti Om.