Hawaa Hawaii dethroned 2 States from the top spot among domestic films in India. Hawaa Hawaai was one of six domestic new releases to break into the market’s top ten chart, leading the week’s releases with a $991k haul. Fellow opener Mastram took a #3 debut with a $552k bow despite opening in a market-leading 1,085 screens.
Top 10 Domestic Films in India
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 claimed the biggest opening weekend of all time for a Hollywood title in India with a $6.5 million debut. The previous record holder was its franchise predecessor, The Amazing Spider-Man, which took a $5.6 million bow from India. The Indian premiere of the new Spider-Man film was more than twice the openings of The Avengers and Spider-Man 3, and more than three times the opening gross of Captain America 2 and Thor 2. The Spidey sequel is looking to top the previous installment’s $758 million global total. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has grossed a total of $377 million worldwide after three weeks of release, including this weekend’s $92 million opening from North America.