The latest outing Dangal targeted at family audience has been getting massive response from overseas. The film has recorded terrific opening in domestic circuits on its first day while the film has managed to collect around Rs. 14.5 Crores (Wednesday + Thursday) in overseas. This is not the final thing as reports from some locations are yet to be reported.
Collectively, Dangal has ranked to be the second highest opening in 2016 in most of the countries after Salman Khan’s Sultan. However in Australia, Dangal recorded the highest opening as Aamir Khan is very popular and has a huge following over there. He holds almost all Bollywood records in Australia.
Dangal Overseas Box Office Collection
Here’s the territory wise break up of overseas box office collection (Rs. in crores):
- North America – 5.49
- UK – 2
- Gulf – 4.80
- Australia – 2.6
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Below is the list of highest openers in USA
- Sultan – $502,742
- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – $387,431
- Dangal – $341,383
- Jab Tak Hai Jaan – $319,256
- Ek Tha Tiger – $209,007
- Chennai Express – $196,016
- Bodyguard – $192,622
- Dear Zindagi – $187,620
- 3 Idiots – $180,514
- Bang Bang – $170,528
- Ghajini – $163,942
Overall Dangal has a very good opening in overseas markets. The Christmas weekend will be crucial now as last year Shahrukh Khan’s Dilwale literally stormed the overseas markets in December despite facing competition from Star Wars. Dangal will have a shortened weekend as Christmas is falling on Sunday.