Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ box office collections impress international audience, hits $22.1 mn

Aamir Khan-starrer ‘PK’ has impressed the North American audience too after enthralling their Indian counterparts.

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Aamir Khan-starrer ‘PK’ has impressed the North American audience too after enthralling their Indian counterparts. ‘PK’ box office collections for Friday through Sunday at US and Canadian theaters stood at $3.5 million and $22.1 million in international theatres, according to Rentrak.

In fact, ‘PK’ has beaten Hollywood movies like ‘Penguins of Madagascar’ ($16.5 million), ‘Big Hero 6′ ($11.5 million) and ”Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ ($10.8 million), moving to third position in estimated ticket sales over the weekend in the international box office. (PK movie review)

In the domestic box office, PK box office collections have gone up over the first weekend at over Rs 90 crore after opening at Rs 26.63 crore. The film now stands at No 7 in the all-time opening day list.

Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to Rentrak. Where available, the latest international numbers are also included. Final domestic figures will be released Monday.

Aamir Khan's 'PK' is at No 7 in all time top opening day grossers.
Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ is at No 7 in all time top opening day grossers.

1. ”The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies,” $56.2 million ($105.5 million international).

2. ”Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb,” $17.3 million ($10.8 million international).

3. ”Annie,” $16.3 million ($1 million international).

4. ”Exodus: Gods and Kings,” $8.1 million ($7.6 million international).

5. ”The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1,” $7.8 million. ($9.3 million international).

6. ”Wild,” $4.2 million.

7. ”Top Five,” $3.6 million.

8. ”Big Hero 6,” $3.6 million ($11.5 million international).

9. ”Penguins of Madagascar,” $3.5 million ($16.5 million international).

10. ”PK,” $3.5 million ($22.1 million international).

Anushka Sharma, who appears in Aamir Khan starrer 'PK' grabbed headlines when she was questioned by Indian cricket team's manager for staying with rumoured boyfriend Virat Kohli during an overseas test match series and also for her 'lips'.
Anushka Sharma, who appears in Aamir Khan starrer ‘PK’ grabbed headlines when she was questioned by Indian cricket team’s manager for staying with rumoured boyfriend Virat Kohli during an overseas test match series and also for her ‘lips’.

Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at international theaters (excluding the U.S. and Canada), according to Rentrak:

1. ”The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” $105.5 million.

2. ”Gone With the Bullets,” $36 million.

3. ”PK,” $22.1 million.

4. ”Penguins of Madagascar,” $16.5 million.

5. ”Big Hero 6,” $11.5 million.

6. ”Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb,” $10.8 million.

7. ”Paddington,” $10 million.

8.(tie) ”The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1,” $9.3 million.

8.(tie) ”International Market,” $9.3 million.

10. ”Exodus: Gods and Kings,” $7.6 million.

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