Abhishek Kapoor strikes gold with 'Kai Po Che!'

Abhishek Kapoor's Rs.12 crore " Kai Po Che!" is earning profits at the domestic box office and has so far collected Rs.27 crore. The film is a success even in the overseas markets, raking in over Rs.6.5 crore ($12,11,620).

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Abhishek Kapoor's Rs.12 crore "Kai Po Che!" is earning profits at the domestic box office and has so far collected Rs.27 crore. The film is a success even in the overseas markets, raking in over Rs.6.5 crore ($12,11,620).

"The film is holding steady on weekdays and we see it growing again over the second weekend," Gaurav Verma, director - India theatrical distribution, Studios, Disney UTV, said in a statement.

"Kai Po Che!" released Friday, collected Rs.6.25 crore Saturday, Rs.7.35 crore on Sunday, Rs.3.25 crore on Monday, Rs.2.95 crore on Tuesday, Rs.2.7 crore on crore making the total at Rs.27 crore.

A big screen adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's novel "The 3 Mistakes of My Life", the film released on 1,000 screens across the country.

Produced by UTV Motion Pictures, "Kai Po Che!" is made at a budget of Rs.12 crore and fetaures Sushant Singh Rajput">Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh and Raj Kumar Yadav.

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

The movie collected $572,954 and $163,666 in the US and Britain market respectively, while in the Gulf market it collected approximately $305,000 and for the world the collections were at round about $170,000.

"'Kai Po Che!' has received an incredible positive word of mouth in all overseas markets. We are very happy to see a movie of this genre with new cast perform well in theatres across the world. Our marketing efforts and the word of mouth on the movie have made this happen," said Amrita Pandey, Executive Director - Syndication, International Distribution and Disney Media Distribution, Studios, Disney UTV.


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  • Posted on: 02 March 2013 at 3:33pmsidiqa

    im so happy for Sushant , proud of you and i love you so muchhh

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  • Posted on: 01 March 2013 at 9:21amTazinSushantFan

    Sushant u r the best...
    Proud of youSmile

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  • Posted on: 01 March 2013 at 9:16amSushantTheBest

    Congrtz Sushant on the success of Kai Po Che...

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  • Posted on: 01 March 2013 at 7:31amsuan

    Congrats to all in Kai Po Che!
    Hope it continues to do well.
    Special congrats to Sushant. Looking forward to your future projects!

  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 10:39pmFireLordPhoenix

    Sushant congrats to you and the entire team of KPC!

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  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 10:22pmleavesandwaves

    It is not 12 crore but 30 crore all inclusive according to some boxoffice site.

    This is an overhyped movie just like Special 26 by critics who never gave honest review. Many film goers felt cheated after reading the glowing reviews.

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  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 8:44pmmayusushita

    Congratz to d entire team of kpc and hoping fr more and more success

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  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 8:24pmTazinSushantFan

    Sushant & team kpc congrtz on thesuccess of kai po che...

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  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 6:59pmcoolpratz

    really happy for KPC team
    congrats...
    27 crores n more to come!!!

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  • Posted on: 28 February 2013 at 6:49pmummesulaiman

    Sushant Singh Rajput...I'm so happy you and the KPC team are getting both boxoffice and critical acclaim. Especially since this is your debut film. All the best.

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