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Buddies in India (2017)

Buddies in India
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $292,662Details
International Box Office $108,585,939Details
Worldwide Box Office $108,878,601
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After the sudden death of Tang Zong, the CEO of Tang’s Company, Tang Sen, son of Tang, is going to India with Wu Kong, to find his father’s hidden will there. When they happen on another two Chinese, Zhu Tianpeng and Wu Jing along the journey in India, the foursome starts running into endless troubles and dangers. Through adventures, the secret of Tang’s will also gradually unfolds.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,601-9,700) 9,647 $292,662
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 774 $108,585,939
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,380 $108,878,601
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,822 $292,662

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 27th, 2017 (Limited) by China Lion Film Distribution
International Releases: January 27th, 2017 (Wide) (China)
January 27th, 2017 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
February 3rd, 2017 (Wide), released as Buddies In India (Australia)
February 3rd, 2017 (Wide) (New Zealand)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 99 minutes
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Keywords: India, Inheritance, Secret or Hidden Will, Directing Yourself, Screenplay Written By the Star
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: China

Production and Technical Credits


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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/01/27 34 $181,705   55 $3,304   $181,705 1
2017/02/03 47 $26,502 -85% 25 $1,060   $208,207 2
2017/02/10 69 $1,007 -96% 2 $504   $292,662 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/02/03 40 $109,950   25 $4,398   $291,655 2

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 2/3/2017 $32,997 18 18 35 $49,214 2/13/2017
China 1/27/2017 $45,450,000 81828 81828 120340 $108,510,000 2/22/2017
New Zealand 2/3/2017 $8,951 9 9 18 $12,424 2/13/2017
United Kingdom 1/27/2017 $14,301 8 8 8 $14,301 2/1/2017
International Total$108,585,939 2/22/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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