1st Day: Worldwide Collection of Aamir Khan’s Dangal
Because of the occasion of Christmas time near, the occupancy of the latest Bollywood venture Dangal has been record breaking in the overseas screens apart from Indian regions. This Aamir Khan starrer biographical sports movie has attracted the foreign audience too as the trailers were big hit in abroad also. Due to so much publicity and hypes regarding it before release, this film is in huge attention of public in the foreign countries like USA, UAE & UK etc.
We have always seen that overseas markets have also many viewers for Indian movies and that there are many fans followers of Indian superstars in international places. Especially USA and UAE & UK are known for showing Indian films at a good number of screens on overseas screens. Dangal released today on 23 December 2016 on all the places in Indian plus international countries. Film opened fantastically and did good performance on its first day of release.
Dangal has released on more than 5300 screens worldwide so it is expected to make excellent business in the domestic and international box office. Aamir Khan has good fan following in USA, UAE and even in Dubai too and hence he gained pretty well income in these regions today. The occupancy was decent considering it an Indian film and still it managed to collect 40 Crores* as worldwide (included Premiere collection) income on first day of release.
In overseas countries the film was very much awaited by the viewers as Aamir Khan Movies are mostly shown with great excitement and response in this region especially after PK success. Being the festive occasion, audience there was so much eager to watch the film and the day’s performance was reported to around 70-80% occupancy.