Dangal 19th Day Box Office Response
Dangal has emerged as the highest grossing Hindi film at the box office ever. Aamir Khan’s wrestling drama will also be the first Hindi film to cross Rs 350-crore mark with its Monday collections. The film has already collected Rs 345.30 crore in its third week, which is also the highest third-week collection of 2016. Dangal collected Rs 10.80 cr and 14.33 cr on Friday and Saturday respectively.
The film has collected Rs 180.58 crore in the international market. The movie has emerged as the all-time highest opening weekend grosser at the Australia box office as well as the North America box office. Dangal also managed to become the highest first-week earner in these countries. With Dangal, Aamir Khan has set new benchmarks for other filmmakers. Previously as well, all films to start new ‘clubs’ in the industry featured Aamir Khan in the lead role. Ghajini started Rs 100-cr, 3 Idiots started Rs 200-cr and PK started Rs 300-cr club.
Also, the Dangal has seen a dip on its 3rd Monday at the box office. This biographical sports drama raked in approx 4.35 crores yesterday (18th day) and now stands with a total of 349.65 crores. Aamir Khan-Sakshi Tanwar starrer “Dangal” has managed a decent run even in its third week at the Indian box office. “Dangal” has minted Rs 4.03 crore on its 19th day (third Tuesday) taking its 19-day total to Rs 353.68 crore.
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, Dangal is inspired by the real life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat. His daughters Geeta was the first Indian woman to qualify for Olympics. Aamir has earlier said that he knew about Phogat sisters and interviewed them on Satyamev Jayate. Dangal also stars Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim, Suhani Bhatnagar, Aparshakti Khurana and Girish Kulkarni in important roles.