Hrithik Roshan and Barbara Mori starrer Kites collected Rs. 210 million on its opening day in
The movie also set a new record in terms of first weekend collection around the world.
Kites is the first movie of Hrithik Roshan that observed the biggest release. It had been released simultaneously in 2000 screens in
Reliance BIG Pictures, the distributor of the movie, aggressively marketed worldwide which created lots of curiosity among people. The company is very happy with the results.
Sanjeev Lamba, CEO, Reliance BIG Pictures said, “We are extremely delighted with the film’s initial response at the box office and expect it to set new benchmark for the Indian film business.”
Producer Rakesh Roshan is also very happy with the result.
It also opened at number five position at the
The movie also received rave reviews from different news papers. The New York Times praised Hrithik Roshan’s acting and dancing skills. The San Francisco Chronicle referred Kites as a “beautiful opera.”
Kites also earned an 85% score on Rotten Tomatoes.com, a famous movie review aggregator website, based in the