Love Aaj Kal crosses Rs 1 billion in first week

MUMBAI: Eros International‘s Love Aaj Kal has raked in Rs 1.08 billion in its first week, making it the biggest grosser of the year.

The movie, made in association with Illuminati Films Production, has collected Rs 750 million from India alone.

Says Eros International senior VP - Distribution-India Nandu Ahuja, "We are thrilled that our first venture with Illuminati Films has proven to be such a huge success. The superb run of the film in the first week has superceded all expectations. The Raksha Bandhan holiday greatly helped boost up admissions mid week".

Love Aaj Kal was released with approximately 1200 prints in over 1800 screens worldwide.

"Love Aaj Kal has performed incredibly well in all the overseas markets. We were expecting a commercial success but this kind of response has been overwhelming with all major markets indicating remarkable box-office results," says Eros International president (Distribution) Europe and Africa Pranab Kapadia.

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