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90 9 10
Total Votes: 39
Release Date 5 October, 2012
Starring, ,
Budget ₹26 crores
Box Office India ₹39 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹79 crores
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The story of a quiet, sweet-tempered housewife who endures small slights from her well-educated husband and daughter every day because of her inability to speak and understand English. In order to please her family and society and to make life a little easier, Shashi takes it upon herself to enroll in an English language course. During this course, she met a host of people who taught her to value herself beyond the narrow perspective of her family. As she overcomes her insecurity and masters a new language, she undergoes a drastic transformation in her personality.

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹2.32 crores
First Weekend₹12.71 crores
First Week₹19.42 crores
Second Week₹11.13 crores
Third Week₹5.50 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹39 crores
Worldwide Gross₹79 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹109.59 (
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True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹221.99 (
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