Birdman opened in India with a surprising $163k haul in the market. The art-house favorite screened in 84 screens, claiming fifth place in the competitive market -a strong showing for a film of its background. Birdman has grossed of $26 million from 42 overseas markets.
PK continues breaking records around the world. The Aamir Khan vehicle is now the #1 Bollywood release of all time in North America with $9 million. PK shares the same record in Australia, where it has already grossed a total of $1.9 million.
PK is the biggest film of all time in India with a $65.2 million cume. The film's global tally currently stands at $86.2 million.
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb opened in India over the weekend, enjoying a strong $431k tally from 219 screens. The opening numbers were enough to make the film the #1 MPA title on the market and the #2 film overall at the Indian box office. It also presents a big improvement over the franchise's previous installments; Secret of the Tomb opened 169% ahead of the first Night at the Museum and 131% above the sequel.
Exodus: Gods and Kings finished its sophomore frame in India with a $448k take from 413 screens, enough for a third place finish in the market. The film has grossed a total of $2.8 million in India.
Penguins of Madagascar became the third highest animated opening of the year in India this weekend. The film opened across 304 theaters, grossing $697k to become the #1 MPA title in the market. The Penguins expanded to several markets over the weekend, including North America, with the film grossing $100 million globally.