Sultan 1st Monday Box Office Collection
Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer film ‘Sultan’ has become the biggest blockbuster of all the movies of 2016 till now. Bollywood Bhaijaan Salman Khan’s latest flick ‘Sultan’ has broken all records of box office by earning Rs 142 crore in first four days of its release. Not just this, Salman’s Sultan has also broke the record of Akshay Kumar’s film ‘Airlift’. On its opening day, film earned 36.54 cr and on the day of Eid, film grossed 37.32 cr. Film is getting excellent responses not just from the audience but also from Bollywood celebs.
Third day also film earned 31.66 cr and on the fourth day it did business of 37.10 cr. On the last day of weekend (Sultan had 5 days weekend) i.e. Sunday, Sultan reported higher response than Saturday and estimated to add around 38.21 crores to its account. With this, total opening weekend collection of Sultan will become 180.36 crores on domestic box office; which is quite near to the opening week collection of Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The growth on Sunday has come mainly from the areas that did not jump on Saturday. The very high level of collection on Saturday made huge Sunday growth hard.
The business of the film is fantastic all over and what is exceptional is the business in West Bengal, Mysore and Tamil Nadu Kerala which are the weakest for Salman Khan starrers but here all three have put up excellent numbers with the latter crossing Bajrangi Bhaijaan lifetime in five days. Viewers who are to so big fans of him are also showing their interest in the movie outside India also which is resulting in positive performance of Sultan today. Now the film has completed its weekend and the total income of Sultan on its Sixth day on Overseas Box Office is around 5+ Cr* and total worldwide collection is around 15.54 Crore.
The actor has broken the records earlier made by Shah Rukh Khan-starrer ‘Happy New Year’ and his own ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’. The movie has received very positive reviews from most of the critics as well as moviegoers and was getting overwhelming response from across the globe. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, the movie is based on the life of a wrestler and what he faces in his personal and professional life. The masses were eager for the film since its inception. After an impressive advance booking, the opening of the film was gigantic. Salman plays the role of a wrestler in the film whereas Anushka is his love interest. People have applauded the film and have also tagged it as an entertainer.