"We Are Family" film grosses over 1.2 million in UK, third biggest Indian movie in UK in 2010 Kajol,Kareena Kapoor,Arjun Rampal

Mumbai, Maharashtra, September 29, 2010 /Washington Bangla Radio - India PRwire/ -- We Are Family, produced by SPE Films India, Dharma Productions and UTV Motion Pictures, is the third highest Indian grosser in UK this year. We Are Family released in UK with 60 prints and outdid its own opening in the second week and has been rock steady with a fantastic response week on week becoming one of the top grossers this year in UK.

We Are Family starring Kajol, Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal released on 2nd September worldwide has grossed over 1.2 million US Dollars in the UK and continues to perform steadily through its 4th Weekend. This is UTV's second film this year with Dharma Productions after I Hate Luv Storys that released earlier this year, which was also a success at the Box Office.

Commenting on this occasion, Amrita Pandey, Sr. VP, International Distribution and Syndication, Motion Pictures-UTV, said, ' It's great to see We Are Family perform so well in the UK, this is our third release in UK in 4 months (Raajneeti, I Hate Luv Storys and now We Are Family) to cross the GBP 500,000 mark at the UK Box Office "

Established in 1995, UTV Motion Pictures has played an active role in pioneering the studio model in the Indian film industry, where it is able to leverage script development, budget and time management and international distribution.

UTV Motion Pictures has emerged as a strong player in Indian and International cinema with the success of movies like Rang De Basanti, Khosla Ka Ghosla, The Namesake, A Wednesday & I Think I Love My Wife. UTV has co-produced movies like Ashutosh Gowariker's Jodhaa-Akbar, which was the biggest blockbuster of 2008 and M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening which is amongst the top grossers in Hollywood. UTV has also distributed movies like Aamir Khan's directorial debut Taare Zameen Par & his production Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na in the international markets. Following a successful line up of films in the year 2009 which comprised of blockbusters like Dev.D, Kaminey and Wake Up Sid UTV has an equally aggressive slate of movies like Prakash Jha's Raajneeti, Sanjay Leela Bansali's Guzaarish, Tigmanshu Dhulia's Paan Singh Tomar, and many more.