Indian star Shahrukh Khan He’s back, and in a big way, as is his action-packed spy portrayal Pathan Records have been broken for an Indian title since it debuted on Wednesday at the India and beyond. This also ends a long hiatus from the big screen as the helmsman of SRK, and gives a boost to the Bollywood who had been going through a difficult period lately.
during Friday Yash Raj Films The title grossed ₹313 crore ($39 million) globally. This already makes it Bollywood’s biggest ever opening weekend worldwide, with more to be added today and tomorrow. Projections are for it to end up with around $40M in India through Sunday and $65M+ globally which would make it among the best debuts for any Indian title alongside $$$$And Baahubali 2 And KGF2.
Written by Yash Raj Pathan It also set other new records: it is the fastest Indian film to cross ₹300 crore (36.8 million) worldwide and the first Indian film to collect more than ₹300 crore during its launch session.
on Friday, Pathan Net ₹39.25 crore/Gross 47 crores ($4.8 million / $5.77 million) – Indian box office reports are not central which causes some confusion. Meanwhile, Friday’s gross domestic product was $5.3 million, up from $13.7 million through Friday.
It’s unbelievable,” said Akshay Widani, CEO of Yash Raj Films Pathan It scored the biggest ever opening in India and abroad… Pathan It has been blessed by Indians all over the world and what is happening with this film is unprecedented and historic.”
The movie also stars Deepika and John Abraham, SRK plays the titular spy who takes on the leader of a group of mercenaries who have nefarious plans to target his homeland.
When I bowed on Wednesday, Pathan It scored the biggest 1 day ever for an Indian film in India with ₹57 crore ($7 million), and did so in a non-holiday. This gave SRK his biggest opening at home (as well as worldwide), the same goes for Abraham while Padukone’s highest debut day gross in India. It also went to number one for Yash Raj and director Siddharth Anand in India and worldwide. Moreover, IMAX on Wednesday snagged its biggest ever opening day for an Indian film.
outside India, Pathanpart of producer Aditya Chopra’s ambitious spy universe, scored the biggest opening day for an Indian film in the UK.
During the second day, Thursday (India’s Republic Day), the worldwide box office total rose to ₹219.6 crore ($27 million). In India on Maundy Thursday Pathan As the first Indian film to top the collection of ₹70 crore ($8.6 million) in a single day.
We will update on Sunday.