Q. Yamla Pagla Deewana has set records in Punjab but i still see lower totals than Dabangg in East Punjab on your site?
A. In Punjab it is 10-15% higher than Dabangg. But East Punjab also consists of Haryana, Himachal and Jammu where collections are much lower than Dabangg.
Q. What are the prospects for Dil Toh Bachcha Hai Ji?
A. It will be a word of mouth film. The music of the film and promotion is lacklustre so opening is unlikely to be strong.
Q. Now that Yamla Pagla Deewana ia a Hit, will it give Thank You a lift as it is Bobby Deol’s next film?
A. Thank You is hot anyway but obviously when a star has a hit its a gain situation for his next release.
Q. Hum much profit will Dhobi Ghat make and will it be a hit?
A. It will have a return on investment similar to Peepli [Live] and double its investment. Theatrically it remains to be seen where it goes.
Source – BOI