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Release Date 14 January, 2011
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Budget ₹20 crores
Box Office India ₹54 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹88 crores
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A photograph drags Paramvir from his respectable life in Canada to the slums of Varanasi, where his deadbeat father and little brother are both con artists. To get them back on track, he’ll have to help his brother Gajodhar woo a writer while dodging her powerful brothers.

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹7.65 crores
Saturday₹8.12 crores
Sunday₹7.04 crores
First Weekend₹22.81 crores
First Week₹34.72 crores
Second Week₹14.73 crores
Third Week₹3.61 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹54 crores
Worldwide Gross₹88 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹165.24 (
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True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹269.28 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Yamla Pagla Deewana opened with a good response in the theatres and earned well. On the weekdays, the film also performed well and took its first week total to a very good value. On the second week too, it collected an excellent amount and also got the benefit of the holiday due to Republic day.

The film lasted at the box office for several weeks and took its lifetime total over Rs. 50 crores. Due to its excellent earning in the overseas, it fared well and collected over Rs. 30 crores. It helped the comedy film to take its worldwide collection over Rs. 85 crores. Because of its successful journey in the theatres, the makers came with its sequels in the coming years.

Full Cast & Characters

DharmendraDharam Singh Dhillon
Sunny DeolParminder Singh Dhillon
Bobby DeolGajodhar Singh / Karamveer Singh Dhillon
Kulraj RandhawaSaheba Brar
Nafisa AliMother of Paramveer Singh Dhillon and Gajodhar Singh
Anupam KherJoginder Singh Brar
Johnny LeverJeweller
Puneet IssarTejpaal Singh aka Minty
Mukul DevGurmeet(Billa)

Fun Facts & Triva

  • This is the first installment of the franchise, Yamla Pagla Deewana.
  • The shooting of the film was halted two times. The first time, it was Dharmendra's poor health and the second time, Sunny Deol faced a back problem in an action scene.

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