05 June, 2017
And after crossing the Rs 1000 crore mark in China, Dangal is now well on its way to cross the Rs 1900 crore mark in the worldwide market. The movie is now headed to become the first Indian film to cross Rs. 2,000 crore mark in the global market. "Total - Rs 1870 crore". Apart from earning such a huge amount of money, Dangal is now the highest grossing Indian film ever in terms of worldwide box office collection and also the highest grossing Bollywood movie in China. Dangal has collected $9.08 million at the China box office and its day-wise breakup is $1.69 million on Friday, $3.92 million on Saturday and $3.47 million on Sunday. After Dangal performing exceptionally well, SS Rajamouli and his team have special plans. The latter two are Disney films, making May 2017 a great month for the studio in China. It is the first Indian film to make the fastest Rs 100 crore; it was the first Indian film to breach the $100 million mark and it was the first Indian film to cross Rs 1,500 crore in worldwide collections.
Dangal is a film about determined father in a patriarchal society, who can be seen training his daughters into world class wrestlers.
Directed by Nitish Tiwari, Dangal is a biographical sports drama, which features Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Zaira Waseem, Sanya Malhotra and Fatima Sana Shaikh in the lead roles. "While we were hoping that Dangal connects with the people of China, not in our wildest dreams we thought that this is the kind of connect we would have".