The week from 30th January to 5th February 2009 started with the release of two not so big budget movies Victory and Luck By Chance. Luck By Chance is a movie starring Farhan Akhtar and Konkona Sen Sharma in the main leads along with Hrithik Roshan and Isha Sharwani. Luck By Chance released in over 550 picture halls all over India and in its first week collected a total of 10,56,00,000 gaining the first position at the Box-Office. At the second position was Raaz – The Mystery Continues, which in its second week collected around 4,27,00,000 from 625 cinema halls. But this collection was 78.94% less than its first week collections. Raaz has been declared a semi hit throughout India.
Slumdog Crorepati (Dubbed) bagged the third position at the Box-Office with collections around 2,41,00,000 in its second week, from 300 cinema halls. This collection was 56.42% less than its first week’s collections and the movie achieved average rating throughout India. On the fourth position was new movie Victory starring Harman Baweja and Amrita Rao, which earned 1,72,00,000 in its first week from 525 cinema halls and was considered a disaster at the Box-office. Slumdog Millionaire (English) was at the fifth position with a collection of around 1,05,00,000 in its second week, 60.22% less than its first week collections, from 75 halls. This film had an average rating throughout India. At sixth position was Ghajini, running in its sixth week, with a collection of 1,03,00,000, 61.71% less than its previous week’s collection, form 300 cinema halls.
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi gained the seventh position at the Box-Office with a collection of 29,00,000 in its 8th week, 59.42% less than its previous week, from 125 cinema halls. Chandni Chowk To China, a flop movie that could only afford to earn 3 19,00,000 in its third week from 125 cinema halls. This collection was almost 95.15% less than its last week’s collection. This was all for this week. Next week on Friday we will see the Box Office report for the week from 6th of February to 12th of February 2009.