It was Salman Khan’s debut film in China, still, Bajrangi Bhaijaan has won the hearts of Chinese audience. No one had thought that this film will ever release after 3 years in China but impossible is nothing now. Due to recent Bollywood hits in China soil. Chinese distributors are keen to release more Indian films in their country. Well, this is a big feat for a non-Aamir Khan starrer film to rake such a big collection on Day 1.
When, Dangal was released in China on May 5, 2017, it has earned $ 2.49 million (16.23 crores) in China. It has picked up growth in the second week and the lifetime collection was around $197 million. Well, Dangal was about to release in 9000 screens but it got released on the first day in over 7000 screens in China. The total shows that Dangal got on Day 1 was 30,000.
Well, Secret Superstar has hit the theaters in China on January 19, 2018, and got 57,000 shows. It has collected $ 6.74 million (43.95 crores). Well, Bajrangi Bhaijaan got released in over 19,000 shows in China and earned $ 2.44 million (15.91 crores). If we talk about the show’s comparison than Bajrangi Bhaijaan did a better performance than Dangal on Day 1 but remains behind Secret Superstar.
Altogether, Bajrangi Bhaijaan has opened in a massive way in China and soon become the third highest grossing Bollywood film in China, beating PK’s lifetime record of 129 crores.
Top 3 Bollywood Movies Day 1 Collections In CHINA:
Secret Superstar $ 6.74 Million (43.95 Cr)
Dangal $ 2.49 Million (16.23 Cr)
Bajrangi Bhaijaan $ 2.44 Million (15.91 Cr)
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