Salman Khan’s ETT & Dabangg 2 at Top 2 positions; Owns 28% of 2012 Top 10 Box Office Collections

After shattering many a records at the domestic box office, Salman Khan’s Dabangg 2 has overtaken Akshay Kumar’s Rowdy Rathore at the Koimoi Top 10 2012 chart. Dabangg 2, with 139.85 Crores in its kitty, has taken the No. 2 spot in the 2012 list.

The No 1 position is still held by Ek Tha Tiger with a mammoth 198 Crores Collection. Salman, now has to compete with his own movie and either way the winner will be Salman Khan himself. We predict that Dabangg 2 will make a minimum business of 160 Crores in India.

Rowdy Rathore is at No 3 position with 131 Crores and Akshay and Ajay Devgn have 2 movies each in the Top 10 Chart.

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Dabangg 2 to cross 100 crores in 6 days – Same as ETT

Dabangg 2 Crosses 100 Cr Nett Worldwide; Bumper 1st Tuesday Box Office Collections

Salman Khan’s Dabangg 2 took complete advantage of Christmas holiday and went on to make a huge business at the Domestic Box Office on Tuesday.

As per early estimates, the movie collected 16 crores approx on its 5th Day and made a bumper business at the Box Office. The movie, which had collected 76.6 crores till Monday, has taken its India Box Office collection total to 92.6 crores in its 5 days running. It’s overseas opening weekend collections were around 22.50 crores, that takes Dabangg 2?s worldwide box office total to a whooping numbers of 115.10 crores.

The movie with its Wednesday collections, will surely cross the 100 crores mark in India Box Office which will be in a 6 day period equaling Ek Tha Tiger’s record for Fastest Rs 100 crores.

Salman Khan in a still from Dabangg 2 Movie
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Dabangg 2 Has Super Strong Monday

Dabangg 2 held up very strongly on Monday as it collected around 12 crore nett. It is the highest non holiday Monday of all time beating the previous record holder which was the first Dabangg released in 2010. Dabangg had collected 10.75 crore nett on Monday.

The highest Monday till date is Ek Tha Tiger at 19 crore nett but that was on a holiday for Eid. The four day total for Dabangg 2 is over 70 crore nett and a big Tuesday is expected as it is holiday for Christmas. For comparison Ek Tha Tiger was 72 crore nett after four days.

The business from Wednesday onwards and second weekend which will tell where the film is going. Around 150 crore nett looks assured on a worst case scenario and time will tell how much higher it goes.

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LA Times: Bollywood’s Priyanka Chopra as pioneering pop act in U.S.

By Gerrick D. Kennedy, Los Angeles Times
November 20, 2012, 5:00 a.m.
Priyanka Chopra looks like a pop star when she struts into Hollywood’s Chalice Studios, entourage in tow. Her sultry smile, body-hugging dress and towering heels command attention.

She has the image, sure. But not the name. At least not outside of India.

Yet Chopra, 30, is here to listen to her debut album helmed by Grammy Award-winning producer-songwriter RedOne (a.k.a. Nadir Khayat), the same guy who catapulted Lady Gaga into superstardom.

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Salman Khan, Aamir Khan more influential on Twitter than SRK

Shah Rukh Khan has scraped in at number 40 on a newly-published list of influential Indians on Twitter.

Aamir Khan (2) and Salman Khan (6) are two of the highest-ranking Bollywood actors on the survey, compiled by digital marketing firm Pinstorm.

“As social media grew in India, we wanted a simple way to figure out how influential Indians were. To do this we needed (a) a list of Indian entities on social media and (b) a way to measure their social influence,” said the company in a statement.

“What started as a bit of a whim a year ago has grown into something much larger than any of us might have imagined.” Continue reading

Wed Report – JTHJ losing its grip .. SOS has picked up

Jab Tak Hai Jaan 2nd Wednesday Box Office Collections

Yash Chopra’s Jab Tak Hai Jaan seems to be losing its grip as it made only about 4 Crores on its 2nd Wednesday at the domestic box office. The romantic flick now stands at a domestic box office total of 94.75 Crores.

On the contrary, Ajay Devgn’s Son Of Sardaar has picked up well and has done considerably better business than JTHJ at the domestic box office yesterday, all thanks to the increased number of screens in SOS’s kitty.

Jab Tak Hai Jaan can only wait for the coming weekend to help numbers and make some money at the domestic front.

Jab Tak Hai Jaan Daily Breakdown
Day Collections (INR)
Day 1 15 Crores
Day 2 19.5 Crores
Day 3 14.5 Crores
Day 4 11 Crores
Day 5 11 Crores
Day 6 10 Crores
Day 7 5.25 Crores
Day 8 4.5 Crores
Day 9 4 Crores
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