Aamir Khan‘s Dangal has rocked the box office with its fabulous run at the domestic and overseas markets. It was one of the most exciting movies of the year, and now it looks like it has lived up to everyone’s expectations. Not only has the audience loved the movie, but also the critics. Both the sections have tagged it as the BEST film of the year. But will it be able to be the BIGGEST film of the year in terms of the box office game? It is well and truly on its way! Dangal has amassed a stunning Rs 106.95 crore in its first weekend. In fact, it has broken quite a few records in the process too. Here are 7 records that Aamir Khan’s Dangal broke in the first weekend:
1) Highest Friday collection for a Hindi film in the Middle East
Dangal had the biggest collections ever for a Hindi film on a Friday that was reported from the Middle East at USD 953 K (Rs 6.45 crore).
2) Highest day 1 collection for an Indian film in America
Aamir’s film got the highest opening for an Indian film in the US with a reported box office of USD 1.7 million (Rs 11.51 crore).
3) Highest day 1 collection for a Hindi film in Australia
In Australia too, Dangal opened to packed houses with a reported box office of USD 182 K (Rs 1.23 crore), giving it the highest opening for any Hindi film ever in Australia and New Zealand.
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