Bajrangi Bhaijaan released on July 17 (Friday) and turned out to be the biggest pre Eid opener for Salman. The film collected a whopping amount of Rs 27.25 crore on its first day beating the record of his previous film Kick which had made Rs 26.40 crore on its opening day.
Salman has been received well by the audiences and his performance is being termed his best one till date. Directed by Kabir Khan, the film also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and child actress Harshaali Malhotra.
Biggest Bollywood opener of 2015
Salman’s latest release has broken all records by becoming the biggest Bollywood opener of 2015. The film collected Rs 27.25 crore on its opening day, beating previous record of Varun Dhawan’s ABCD 2 that had collected Rs 14.30 crore on its first day.
Highest one day collection for a Salman Khan film
The day 2 collection of Salman’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan was Rs 36.50 crore.
With this the superstar’s latest release emerged as the highest ever single day collection for a Salman Khan film!
Bajrangi Bhaijaan beats Kick’s collection overseas
Salman’s BB has not only taken over BO in India but is doing the same oversees as well. Bajrangi Bhaijaan managed to break the opening weekend records of Kick across the border!
No. 10 on box office chart in USA
With its roaring box office success, BB was estimated to collect a sum of Rs $ 700k on Friday in USA as well as Canada. The venture earned the 10th position on this week’s box office chart in USA, beating Sir Ian McKellen’s Mr Holmes!