From Wanted in 2009 to Bharat in 2019, let’s have a look at the box office report of Bollywood movies released on Eid in last 10 years.
We will witness a three-way box office clash on Eid 2020. It will be Salman Khan’s Radhe Vs Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb Vs Fast & Furious 9. The Dabangg Khan of Bollywood is back with another Eid release and the excitement of his fans is at its peak. Eid is considered a lucky festival for Sallu as all his films released during this period have emerged big hits at the box office. Salman made a strong comeback with Prabhu Deva’s ‘Wanted’ released during Eid 2009. The movie was a turning point for Salman Khan career and since then there is no looking back.
In fact, Eid is considered a very good release period for Bollywood movies. From 2009 to 2019, 10 out of 11 movies released on Eid belongs to Salman Khan. Shah Rukh Khan’s Chennai Express is the only Non-Salman movie which was released on Eid in the last 11 years. That movie too was a huge blockbuster at the box office. In fact, Chennai Shah Rukh Khan’s highest grossing movie to date. Let’s have a look at the box office report of Bollywood movies released on Eid 2009 to 2019.
|Wanted (2009)||1400||5.2 cr||61 cr||Super Hit|
|Dabangg (2010)||1900||15.1 cr||143 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Bodyguard (2011)||2800||21.4 cr||145 cr||Blockbuster|
|Ek Tha Tiger (2012)||3400||32.9 cr||199 cr||Blockbuster|
|Chennai Express (2013)||3600||33.1 cr||227 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Kick (2014)||4000||26.5 cr||233 cr||Blockbuster|
|4100||27.25 cr||321 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Sultan (2016)||4400||36.54 cr||301 cr||All Time Blockbuster|
|Tubelight (2017)||4200||21 cr||301 cr||Flop|
|Race 3 (2018)||4300||29.6 cr||301 cr||Average|
|Bharat (2019)||4650||42.3 cr||211 cr||Hit|
|Radhe, Laxmmi Bomb, Furious 9 (2020)|
For the first time in the last 11 years, we will witness a big clash at the box office. No one dared to clash with Salman in the last 10 years but the things have changed this time. Salman Khan’s last two films failed to make much impact at the box office. So, his stardom will be at stake on Eid 2020. Which movie will win this clash? Share your views with us in the comments section.