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Weak releases help English Vinglish

Mumbai: Aiyyaa, with its poor content, fared poorly at the box office. The film managed to collect Rs 45 million for its opening weekend.


Bhoot Returns 3-D did not find much of audience to scare. The horror story, then, is all about its collection figures which for the first weekend were Rs 34 million.


Makkhi found appreciation but not the necessary patronage and covered Rs 22 million in its opening weekend.


Other releases of the week, Chittagong, Prem Mayee, Login and In The Name Of…Tai added to the also ran list.


English Vinglish, which opened weak on Friday (5 October), gathered momentum on Saturday and Sunday that followed and went on to do steady business through the week to end it with figures of Rs 210 million.


KLPD Kismet Love Paisa Dhokha showed poor figures of Rs 39 million for its first week run.
OMG Oh My God! Performed like a star cast film holding rock steady in its second week with Rs 221 million (Excl: Eastern Circuits) which takes its total tally to Rs 559 million.


Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal collected Rs two million, taking its two week total to Rs 75 million.


Heroine collected Rs 3.5 million in its third week taking its total to Rs 366.5 million.


Barfi! maintained excellent collections with the figures of Rs 73.5 million in its fourth week and crossed the Rs one billion mark with a total of Rs 1.06 billion.

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