How To Train Your Dragon 2 bags 2nd biggest animation opening in India!

The sequel to the popular animation franchise released this weekend in India

From DreamWorks Animation, the studio that brought you Shrek, Kung Fu PandaMadagascar and The Croods, came the highly anticipated sequel How To Train Your Dragon 2 that released on 13th June.

After Rio 2 this year, Fox Star Studio’s stupendous success in Animation films continues. In what’s fantastic news, the animation flick has bagged the 2nd highest animation opening of all time in India. It has ‘flown’ in greta style at the box office with a staggering weekend of Rs 5.25 crore net weekend (7.5 Crores gross) comprising of paid previews of Rs 20 lacs paid previews + Friday’s Rs 1.01. Cr + Saturday’s Rs 1.89 cr + Sunday’s Rs 2.15 crores.

The movie has scored the 2nd biggest opening weekend for any animation movie in India after Ice Age 4: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (also a Fox Star Studios film). This is also the biggest opening by far for a Dreamworks animation film in India.The opening weekend of HTTYD 2 has already crossed the life time collections of HTTYD the first part.