Pathaan, Shah Rukh Khan’s latest film, has been a box office success not only in India but also internationally. The YRF spy thriller, which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham, has made a significant impact at the box office and has already surpassed the Rs 500 crore mark internationally with its first-weekend collection.
Pathaan earned Rs 55 crore on Wednesday, Rs 68 crore on Thursday, Rs 38 crore on Friday, Rs 51.50 crore on Saturday, Rs 58.50 crore on Sunday, and an expected Rs 25 crore on Monday. Pathaan is expected to cross the Rs 600 crore mark in terms of worldwide gross today.
The Siddharth Anand-directed film has even managed to break into the top five earners list of North American box office, a significant achievement for a film that has only been in theatres for five days. Pathaan has earned approximately Rs 295 crore in 6 days in India. It was also the fastest Hindi film to reach the Rs 200 crore club, beating out previous top earners such as KGF: Chapter 2 and Baahubali: The Conclusion.
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Following Shah Rukh’s greeting of fans from his home in Mannat, the Pathaan team gathered at an event in Mumbai to celebrate the film’s phenomenal success. Pathaan’s first press conference was attended by Shah Rukh, Deepika, John, and director Siddharth Anand. The filmmakers chose not to promote the film before its release.
Pathaan is Shah Rukh Khan’s comeback film after his previous film Zero bombed at the box office. Shah Rukh Khan’s performance in the film appears to have impressed everyone, and the film continues to move forward despite early setbacks and boycott calls from members of right-wing outfits.