His Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, also starring Deepika Padukone, which opened to packed houses on May 31, has minted Rs 19.45 crores on its opening day and emerged as the biggest opener of 2013 so far.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani Fri Rs 19.45 cr. STUPENDOUS!!!. He also stated that the movie was on a record-shattering spree in India and overseas. He tweeted: YehJawaaniHaiDeewani is on a record-shattering spree in India and Overseas. Here are the figures
Taran Adarsh also predicted that the movie was set to beat Ranbir Kapoor's earlier movies Barfi! and Rockstar by a big margin and is his biggest opening film yet. He tweeted: YehJawaaniHaiDeewani takes not just India, but Overseas markets by storm. Is all set to beat Barfi and Rockstar by a big margin!
The trade anaylyst tweeted the overseas colelctions of the movie: UK: #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani Fri £ 118,159 ... #Barfi £ 229,783 [wknd], #Rockstar £ 184,592.
AUSTRALIA: #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani Fri A$ 69,501 ... Barfi A$ 138,257 [wknd], #Rockstar A$ 99,676 [wknd].
NEW ZEALAND: #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani Fri NZ$ 20,028 ... #Barfi NZ$ 22,815 [wknd], #Rockstar NZ$ 21,547 [wknd].
According to Adarsh, so far Dabangg 2 holds the record of No 1 non-holiday opener. He tweeted: Those asking, Dabangg2 holds the record of No 1 non-holiday opener. Will #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani emerge the biggest opener? Wait-n-watch!
Taran Adarsh also tweeted: In Overseas, Ranbir Kapoor is right next to the 3 Khans: SRK, Salman, Aamir. #Barfi and now #YehJawaaniHaiDeewani have cemented his status!
Watch out Khans, Don't underestimate the effect of Ranbir's Dil on the viewers.