James Bond's Skyfall gets 2nd biggest Hollywood opening in India

By Hindustan Times

The hugely anticipated 23rd Bond film Skyfall, starring Daniel Craig and Oscar-winner Javier Bardem, has posted a gross of Rs. 27.5 crore approximately in its four-day opening weekend in India.

This makes it the second biggest opening weekend ever for a Hollywood film in India and the highest for a non-3D film. The film has grossed Rs. 34.5 crore as of today.

Sony Pictures India released the film on November 1 with 907 prints (the largest 2D Hollywood release ever) in four languages – English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu - and in 2D and IMAX formats.

The film's weekend had the best opening for a Bond film in India so far, exceeding other big box office performers Quantum