Dilwale 18 Days Worldwide Collection Report
Dilwale may not have scored massively but it still managed to add on more moolah to its tally. With no new releases over the weekend and the New Year weekend, the film did bring in around 9 crore more. These are fair collections for the film which hasn’t quite been supported by good reviews or stupendous word of mouth. Still, its current total reads around 142 crore*, which is more than just decent. The next aim for the film is to beat the lifetime collections of Salman Khan’s Bodyguard (149 crore), which it would manage eventually. However, it would be touch and go to beat the collections of Tanu Weds Manu Returns (152 crore) in order to occupy the position of fourth highest grosser of 2015 after Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Bajirao Mastani.
Dilwale was reported outstanding business in its opening week and collected the amount of 102.65 crores on Indian box office, that includes 65.09 crores of weekend and 37.56 crores of weekdays. In the second week, it faced heavy drops and raked the business of only 31.43 crores that comprises 21.23 crores of weekend and 10.20 crores of weekdays. Till the end of 2 weeks, total collection of the film was calculated as 134.08 crores. Now Dilwale is running in the third week and experienced slight rise in the weekend.
It has minted the total amount of 7.10 crores in its third weekend that includes 2.80 crores of Friday, 1.90 crore of Saturday and 2.40 crores* of Sunday. Till the end of its 17th day, total collection of the film is recorded as 141.18 crores* on Indian screens. Dilwale continued to have a decent run at the box office during its third week. The film collected around 2.05 crores* on its third Monday. The film now stands with a total collection of 143.23 crores* at the domestic box office. The Shah Rukh Khan film seems to have remained unperturbed by the controversies it has run into since the film has remained quite strong at the box office.
Anyhow, Most of the critics had reviewed it with positive comments and showed thumbs up to it. It was also received overwhelmed response from audience across the globe in early days but it got slowed down abruptly. With a decent but steady performance, the adjacent film Bajirao Mastani has dominated it on domestic box office and in the efforts to chase it on overseas box office too.