Raazi starrer Alia Bhatt has relaesed on 11 May. Directed by Meghna Gulzar, the film is adapted from Harinder Sikka’s book Calling Sehmat, which tells the story of an Indian spy who married a Pakistani army officer to serve her country. Along with Alia, the film also stars Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapoor, Soni Razdan and Shishir Sharma among others.
CoP + P&A: ₹ 37 cr
Approx 90% of investment recouped through non-theatrical sales [Music, Satellite, Digital, Overseas].
India and Overseas theatrical biz is SUPERB…
India: ₹ 56.59 cr
Overseas: $ 2.66 mn [6 days; ₹ 18.08 cr]
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 18, 2018
Distributed internationally by Zee Studios International, Raazi released in 450 screens across 42 countries. It released in the UAE on May 10 and all other regions on May 11. Based on Harinder Sikka’s book Calling Sehmat, the story of the film Raazi revolves around a young Kashmiri girl who gets married to a Pakistani Army officer and becomes a spy to give inside information about the neighbouring country to protect her own.