Bollywood hits its first six during IPL ! Dum Maaro Dum takes a massive opening grossing Rs 11.4 crores across India, US, UK, UAE and Australia/NZ.
In India the film has hit a huge six during IPL season – a box office of Rs 6.2 crores net including paid previews which is the 2nd highest opening day for any Bollywood film this year. The positive word of mouth on the film has seen evening shows fueling the box office growth.
Compared to the films released in 2011 Dum Maaro Dum has opened only behind Yamla Pagla Deewana. And the film has had the 3rd biggest opening in North India after Yamla Pagla Deewana and Thank You. The film also enjoys the biggest Opening in the South market for any Hindi film this year. In fact in Mysore the film has registered double the box office of any other Bollywood film released in 2011.
Rohan Sippy works the magic again with this suspense drama thriller that has caught the imagination of the movie going audiences who were looking for a masala entertainer. The film has opened to an overwhelming thumbs up from the audiences and rave reviews: