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UTV's 'Oye Lucky' grosses Rs 46 mn in opening week

MUMBAI: UTV Motion Pictures‘ Oye Lucky Lucky Oye (OLLO), which was released on 28 November in India, has grossed Rs 46.1 million at the box office during its opening weekend.

"The film has garnered Rs 46.1 million in India during its first weekend. As far as the overseas collection goes, we have not compiled it as yet," said UTV Motion Pictures CEO Siddharth Roy Kapur.


OLLO hit the US theatres on 26 November, two days prior to its India release where the film opened with 200 prints.


Directed by Dibakar Banerjee (Khosla Ka Ghosla fame), the movie was released in the UK with 15 prints.


OLLO casts Abhay Deol, Neetu Chandra, Archana Puran Singh and Paresh Rawal in a triple role. OLLO is inspired by true events and is a buddy movie as well as a satire.


"Despite the depressing mood all around us, Oye Lucky Lucky Oye has managed to do steady business over the weekend. While Friday was slow, collections picked up dramatically over the weekend driven by rave reviews and positive word of mouth. We are confident that the film will hold and have a long sustained run in theatres," opines Kapur.

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