Dangal Becomes The First Indian Movie To Cross $100 Million

Dangal 17th day collection in China: Aamir Khan’s Dangal had a huge third Sunday at the Chinese box office, inches closer to 1500 crores worldwide.

Aamir Khan’s Dangal is setting new benchmarks at the Chinese box office. The movie is on a historic run from the first day and is creating box office records that will be impossible to break in near future. Even after two huge weeks, the movie refused to slow down and recorded historic numbers in the third weekend. After earning record-breaking 107 crores on its third Saturday, the movie witnessed yet another huge day. As per the reports coming, Dangal 17th day collection in China is 76 crores.

Dangal 17th day collection in China, inches closer to 1500 crores worldwide

Day-wise box office collection of Dangal in China

  • First day: 15.20 ($2.35m)
  • Second day: 30.53 ($4.72m)
  • Third day: 36.10 ($5.58m)
  • Fourth day: 37.57 ($5.78m)
  • Fifth day: 22.71 ($3.52m)
  • Sixth day: 25.41 ($3.91m)
  • Seventh day:  25.35 ($3.9m)
  • Eighth day:  40.36 ($6.21m)
  • Nith day:  87.66 ($13.66m)
  • Tenth day: 81.44 ($12.53m)
  • Eleventh day: 29.25 crores ($4.5m)
  • Twelfth day: 31.98 ($4.92m)
  • Thirteenth day: 27.3($4.2m)
  • Fourteenth day: 22.23 ($3.42m)
  • Fifteenth day: 39 ($6 m)
  • Sixteenth day: 107.25  ($16.5m)
  • Seventeenth day: 76  ($11.63 m)
  • Total: 736.81 Crores ($113.23m)

The movie has grossed $100 million in China on its third Sunday. It is the first movie to gross $100 million in the overseas market. In fact, no movie before Dangal has even crossed $50 million in the overseas market. The total collection of Dangal in China after 17 days stands at massive 719.2 crores. These are insane numbers for a Bollywood movie in an overseas territory which is not considered friendly for Indian films.

Dangal has emerged as a huge blockbuster in China. It is the first Indian movie to cross 200, 300, 400,500, 600, 700 crores mark in an overseas territory. With the collection of 719.2 crores in China, the gross worldwide collection of Dangal stands at 1463.2 crores. The movie will cross 1500 crores mark today. It will be the second Indian movie after Bahubali 2 to cross 1500 crores mark worldwide.

Read: Bahubali 2 vs Dangal box office collection

Talking about the top overseas grossers, Dangal is way ahead of other movies. The second and third positions in the list are also held by Aamir Khan movies. Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan is at the fourth position followed by Shah Rukh Khan’s Dilwale.

Movie NameLead starsDirectorCollections in USD
DangalAamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sakhi TanwarNitesh Tiwari$228,012,603
Secret SuperstarAamir Khan, Zaira WasimAdvait Chandan$128,660,000
Bajrangi BhaijaanSalman Khan, Kareena Kapoor and NawazuddinKabir Khan$67,240,000
PKAamir Khan and Anushka SharmaRaj Kumar Hirani$47,200,000
Dhoom 3Aamir Khan and katrina KaifVijay Krishna Acharya$31,000,000
PadmaavatRanveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor and Deepika PadukoneSanjay Leela Bhansali$27,500,000
DilwaleShahrukh Khan, Kajol, Varun and KritiRohit Shetty$26,680,000
3 IdiotsAamir Khan, Kareena KapoorRajkumar Hirani$26,000,000
SultanSalman Khan and Anushka SharmaAbbas Ali Zafar$24,380,000
My Name is KhanShah Rukh Khan, KajolKaran Johar$23,000,000
Chennai ExpressShahrukh Khan, Deepika PadukoneRohit Shetty$19,320,000
Happy New YearShahrukh Khan and Deepika PadukoneFarah Khan$15,500,000
Bajirao MastaniRanveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka ChopraSanjay Leela Bhansai$15,230,000
Prem Ratan Dhan PayoSalman Khan and Sonam KapoorSooraj Barjatya$14,640,000

The table above clearly shows that Aamir Khan is the king of Bollywood in the overseas market. He is way ahead of Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan when it comes to box office earning in overseas markets. With the current pace, Dangal will soon beat the worldwide collection of Bahubali 2 which stands at massive 1530 crores.