Aamir Khan’s Dangal seems unstoppable and it is continuing its triumph over the box office. Every passing day, Dangal is spreading more winning spree and mints among the audience. Only its day 18, the film has already collected a whopping Rs 345.30 crore in the box office. Well, do you know what it means? Aamir Khan’s movie has created a record by becoming the HIGHEST BOLLYWOOD GROSSER ever.
Yes, Dangal beat PK’s record on lifetime collection of Rs 340.80 crore and has occupied the position of highest grosser in the box office. The news has been confirmed by Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh who provided a bifurcation of the figure. According to Taran Adarsh, Dangal’s third weekend collection was Rs 31.79 crore as it earned Rs 6.66 crore, Rs 10.80 crore and Rs 14.33 crore on Friday, Saturday and Sunday respectively. And with these collections, Dangal created history by earning Rs 345.30 crore in India.
So far it seems that Dangal is at the pinnacle as no one around it to stop the film. However, such massive box office collection for Dangal was not surprising at all it was already expected that the film would set a benchmark for the box office. Within a couple of days, the film will be expected to earn Rs 350 as there is nearby release till January 13. Even it has been also assumed that the film may end up its journey with a whooping lifetime collection of Rs 360 – Rs 370.
However, do you know the four major factors behind the success of Dangal? Firstly, engaging story and stellar performance from all the actors; secondly, strong word of mouth publicity by all the viewers; thirdly, constant comparison with Salman Khan’s Sultan ultimately benefits Aamir Khan’s as people are eager to know which Khan’s movie is superior and last but not the least, the long holiday season with Christmas and New Year eve.