'Kai Po Che!' mints Rs.4.5 crore on opening day

Abhishek Kapoor's "Kai Po Che!" opened to a good response, garnering Rs.4.5 crore on its opening day at the Indian box office. Overseas too, the movie has done well so far.

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Kai Po CheAbhishek Kapoor's "Kai Po Che!" opened to a good response, garnering Rs.4.5 crore on its opening day at the Indian box office. Overseas too, the movie has done well so far.

The big screen adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's novel "The 3 Mistakes of My Life", the movie, featuring Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh and Raj Kumar Yadav, released Friday in 1,000 screens across the country.

Production banner UTV Motion Pictures is upbeat about the movie, made at a budget of Rs.12 crore.

"It's a fantastic start for 'Kai Po Che!' and it will only keep on growing over the weekend. We are looking at a big weekend. Also, the film will also have a sound week one and will have a long run at the theatre because of the appreciation that it is getting to sustain this super box office run," Gaurav Verma, director - India theatrical distribution, Studios, Disney UTV, said in a statement.

In the overseas market, the film was released in a total of 250 screens, including 109 in US, 54 in Britain, 35 in Gulf and 12 in Australia.

"Kai Po Che!" released in Gulf Thursday, and it has managed to collect $170,000 in the region within two days.

The business from the movie is only poised to grow over the weekend, said Amrita Pandey, Executive Director - Syndication, International Distribution and Disney Media Distribution, Studios, Disney UTV.

"The weekend is key for us - and there is incredible positive word of mouth in all overseas markets. We are thrilled at the response, and feel that this should carry over to the box office."


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  • Posted on: 27 February 2013 at 8:33pmstefanandre

    Sushant, can't get over Ishaan and your portrayal of him. Keep rocking and wishing you all the best. Love you and proud to be your fan.

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  • Posted on: 25 February 2013 at 9:13pmSushantTheBest

    Im in Heart with IshaanSmile
    Suahant Heart you too

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  • Posted on: 25 February 2013 at 8:28pmTazinSushantFan

    Sushant you Rockkksss...
    Kai Po Che.

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  • Posted on: 25 February 2013 at 4:56amPeraltaGarranty

    what a freaking amazing movie i bunked to watch it and it was so worth it!!

    sushant love ya buddy the whole imagine of manav is shattered you seriously can do any role out there!

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  • Posted on: 25 February 2013 at 2:55am-wintergreen-

    Lovely movie !! All the three of them were fab Heart

  • Posted on: 25 February 2013 at 1:37amsky86

    too much boring ...my view ..i dont know about the others .

  • Posted on: 24 February 2013 at 5:40pmSushitaLover23

    awesome news so hapy for u sushant and the entire team of KPC!!! loved the movie so much!!!

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  • Posted on: 24 February 2013 at 2:42pmP.Kamaljit.Sean

    so happy ! Keep Rocking Sushi !

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  • Posted on: 24 February 2013 at 1:21pmARMANTHEBEST

    I was super sad when sushant left pavitra rishta

    but now I can say that I am glad he left
    no one could have played ishaan better

    love the movie

    MUST WATCH

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  • Posted on: 24 February 2013 at 11:49amMysticalRealm

    SUpper MUST WATCH.
    Don't watch it if you get offended by reality and good performances.

    Don't watch it if you think Shah Rukh Khan can act, because really if he can act than these three are beyond imaginable.

    Now, I don't care if you are going to thumb me down, I speak the truth.

    Edited on:24 February 2013 at 11:49am

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