Dangal Sees the Biggest International Box Office Opening Ever for Aamir Khan


Dangal Has Collected 209cr Worldwide So Far – the Largest for an Aamir Khan Movie Till Date!

Aamir Khan has scored his biggest International Box Office opening till date with Dangal collecting Rs. 132.43 crore from the domestic market and Rs. 76.16 crore from overseas market – as estimated on Monday.

A still from Dangal – Mahavir Phogat is training his young daughters to become wrestlers

According to reports, Dangal has collected Rs. 22.76 crore in the US, Rs 3.72 crore in Canada, Rs. 18.20 crore in Middle Eastern Countries, Rs. 5.25 crore in UK and Ireland and Rs 3.59 crore in Australia!

A still from Dangal, a young Mahavir Phogat proves his mettle

This makes the Biopic the fourth largest overseas grosser of 2016 led by Salman Khan’s Sultan, Shah Rukh Khan’s Fan and Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.  While Dangal is just on the verge of overtaking Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’s lifetime overseas collection of Rs 76.65 crore, till date the Aamir Khan starrer has exceeded PK’s collections in 2014 by $2.8 million.

This is a big win for Aamir Khan Productions and the athletes on whom the movie is based on, namely – Wrestler Mahavir Phogat and his daughter and world champions Geeta and Babita Phogat.

A still from Dagal – Fatima Sana Sheikh as Freestyle Wrestling World Champion Geeta Phogat

The movie also witnessed the biggest opening ever for a Hindi film in Australia as theaters were packed for the first day first show, confirm reports.

Its is expected that the lifetime collection of Dangal will gross around Rs. 300 – 350 crores.

A still from Dangal, Aamir Khan plays the role of wrestler Mahavir Phogat

Read: Dangal Movie Review – It’s an Instant Hit with the Audiences!

Bollywood Garam wished Aamir Khan the very best for the success of his film Dangal, and many more to come.

See Exclusive Photos from Dangal’s Grand Premiere last week.

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Image Credits: Aamir Khan Productions