Mumbai: Hindi movie Kai Po Che (KPC) starring newcomers like Sushant Singh Rajput and Raj Kumar Yadav in leads, has done superb collection at the overseas Box Office and crossed $500,000 mark in the first weekend. The movie has topped the international business chart, beating other new releases like Zilla Ghaziabad, Singh Vs Kaur (Punjabi), Aadhi Bhagavan (Tamil) and Jabardasth (Telugu).
Kai Po Che has emerged as a big winner in foreign countries like UK, USA and UAE. The movie has done poor performance in New Zealand and Fiji, while it did a decent business in Australia. Wheres Zilla Ghaziabad, which released in UK, USA and Fiji, has proved to be a non-starter in all these countries.
In its opening weekend, Kai Po Che has collected Rs 76.04 lakhs (£92,636) from 55 screens in UK, Rs 2.82 crores ($5,22,765) from 110 screens in USA, Rs 1.43 crores ($2,65,000) in UAE and Rs 30.14 lakhs (A$54,049) from 12 screens at the Australia Box Office. The movie has grossed Rs 4.40 lakhs (NZ$9,685) from 8 screens in New Zealand and Rs 97,789 (FJD 3,227) from 2 screens at the Fiji Box Office.
Whereas Zilla Ghaziabad starring leading actors like Sanjay Dutt, Vivek Oberoi and Arsad Warsi in leads, has landed in the second place in the business chart in UK, USA and Fiji. The film has collected Rs 12.45 lakhs (£15,166) from 23 screens in UK, Rs 10.70 lakhs ($19,851) from 24 screens in USA and Rs 84,395 (FJD 2,785) from 1 screen at the Fiji Box Office in its first weekend. Trade experts describes its performance in the international market as worst.