In a year that has already seen quite a few successful outings in Bollywood, the next one on the block is Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (BMB), produced and directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, known for the cult hit Rang De Basanti.
The movie stars Farhan Akhtar as the legendary athlete Milkha Singh, who was the first to represent India at the Olympics, with Sonam Kapoor playing the female lead.
BMB, distributed by Viacom Motion Pictures, opened in 1,800-2,000 screens in India and 200-275 screens abroad.
The cost of production of the movie is being pegged at close to Rs 38 crore while the marketing spends are in the range of Rs 10-12 crore.
Text: Urvi Malvania, Business Standard
Images Courtesy: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Amul