Eros International Media Ltd (Eros International), India's largest integrated film studio in association with Excel Entertainment has announced an exceptional first ten days performance for Zoya Akhtar's ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA. Eros International released the film worldwide on 15th July 2011 and the film has since grossed Rs.108 crores in 10 days with over Rs. 86 crores coming from India (Net Collection: Rs. 60 crores) and Rs. 22 crores from overseas.
The highly anticipated film enjoyed a wide release across 1800 plus screens and maximum showcasing across multiplex screens. The film performed brilliantly in the overseas markets as well and featured in UK Top 10, at No 7 and came out No. 15 on the Top 20 US charts in variety with the highest per screen average after HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS 2. It continues to remain in UK Top 10 at No.8 in week 2 as well.
Expressing delight at the film's performance since its release, Nandu Ahuja, Sr. VP-Distribution - India, Eros International Media Ltd. said, "We are ecstatic with the audience as well as critics' reactions to ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA. The superb run of the film so far, especially across multiplexes has superseded all expectations and we are expecting the film to continue its excellent performance in the coming week as well."
Commenting on the film's overseas performance, Pranab Kapadia, President - Marketing & Distribution - Eros International plc added, 'ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA has done incredibly well in all the overseas markets making this one of the biggest Hindi film grosser so far this year. The tremendous response has been very encouraging with all major markets indicating remarkable box office results."
With the film opening to a fantastic 90-95 percent capacity audience across multiplexes in India and maintaining steady numbers post the first weekend, ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA promises to continue its superb performance over the second week too.