Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal starrer Raazi continues its dominance at the global box office. The spy-thriller has turned out to be a huge success for its makers as it attended the hit status in just three days at the ticket windows. Till now, the film has grossed Rs 58.94 crore (nett Rs 45.34 crore) in the Indian market and Rs 17 crore in the international circuits. It currently stands with the grand total of Rs 75.94 crore at the worldwide box office. Looking at the current scenario, we are expecting the film to enter the Rs 100 crore club globally in the coming days.
Distributed internationally by Zee Studios International, Raazi released in 450 screens across 42 countries. It released in the UAE on May 10 and all other regions on May 11. The film minted $2.03 million, of which the business in North America was $869000, UAE/GCC was $574000, UK/Ireland was $210000, Australia and New Zealand was $144000. Based on Harinder Sikka’s book Calling Sehmat, the story of the film Raazi revolves around a young Kashmiri girl who gets married to a Pakistani Army officer and becomes a spy to give inside information about the neighbouring country to protect her own. (Also Read: Alia Bhatt’s Raazi will beat October and Hichki today to become 7th highest grosser of 2018)
“Films are purely driven by content. This film highlights emotions, situations and passions so beautifully that one believes everything the actors are going through,” said Vibha Chopra, Head – Zee Studios International (Film Marketing, Distribution and Acquisition). “Bringing this brilliance forward to maximum people is what we wanted to do. Raazi is a real story of a girl who has been through this, Experiences are something that should be told and the genius of our cinema should be spoken about globally,” Chopra added. Produced by Junglee Pictures and Dharma Productions, the film also stars Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapur, Soni Razdan and Jaideep Ahlawat in pivotal roles.