During the weekend of February 20-22, the thriller Badlapur posted one of the better opening weekends for a Bollywood movie in North America in 2015 so far. From 92 theaters, Badlapur earned $225,250, a per-screen average of $2,448. Its per-screen average is second highest for the year after the $4,393 average posted by Baby in its opening weekend.
Other Hindi movies in North American theaters:
- Roy: Week 2; $19,009 from 33 theaters; $576 average; $230,599 total
- Shamitabh: Week 3; $847 from four theaters; $212 average; $295,691 total
- PK: Week 10; $121 from one theater; $10,550,569 total
Source: Rentrak, via Bollywood Hungama