'Quantum of Solace' reaps $3.7 mil in India

Latest 007 film opened a week before its U.S. release

NEW DELHI -- Sony Pictures Releasing India said Tuesday that "Quantum of Solace" racked up $3.69 million in its first weekend, the second-biggest opening for a Hollywood film playing in India.

"Quantum" opened in India on Nov. 7, a week ahead of its U.S. release. Its opening weekend earnings are bested only by those of "Spider-Man 3," which earned $4.16 million for Sony in 2007.

The 22nd installment in the 007 franchise, "Quantum" was released here on 575 prints, including versions dubbed into Hindi, Tamil and Telegu.