Chennai Express Box Office Collection
Chennai Express Total India Collections till now
As per Distributors: 208.44 Crore Nett ( Highest By Any movie in India)
As per Producers: 226.70 Crore Nett
Movie run is almost over
Chennai Express Approx Total Worldwide Collections:
Rs 395 Crore Gross ( As per Distributors )
Rs 420 Crore Gross ( As per Producers )
CE is now a All Time Blockbuster movie.
It is also now amongst Top 10 Bollywood Movies in India
Chennai Express Profit:
Cost of Chennai Express to UTV 105 Crore + 25 Crore SRK fee which is actually part of distribution profits: 130 Crore. Approximate 150 Crore will be breakeven point for UTV to get the required distribution share.
- Production Cost: 50 Crore
- Print and Advertising Budget: 30 Crore
- Rohit Shetty and Team Fee: 15 Crore
- Red Chillies : 15 Crore
- SRK Distribution Share: 25 crore
Note: All numbers estimated by trade.
Chennai Express Costing :
Producer Red Chillies Entertainment has already made under-production profits by pre-selling the all-world rights to producer-distributor UTV Motion Pictures at 105 crore.
UTV Motion pictures has got a guarantee of getting 55 Crores through Satellite and music Sales.
Chennai Express Satellite rights
UTV Motion pictures have sold the Satellite rights of the movie to Pen India (agency for Zee TV) for a minimum of 48 Crores. The deal links the film’s satellite price to the box office collections. If Chennai Express crosses the cut-off amount, which is said to be around Rs 130 crore, then for every Rs 10 crore net collection after that, the producers get an additional Rs 2 crore.