Sultan 17th / 18th Day Collection, Sultan 3rd Friday / Thursday Box Office Total 17 / 18 Days Report and Occupancy: Bollywood’s heartthrob Salman Khan left everyone amazed after his latest release took the record-breaking start and never looked back since then. The flick released in theatres on 6th July 2016 and broke many Box Office records after that. Even the records of Salman’s own films like Kick, PRDP, Dabangg – all have been demolished by Sultan.
The audience could not get enough of ‘Bhai’, they are watching it on big-screen repeatedly times to get entertainment by Salman’s terrific performance in and as Sultan. The major part of profit came from domestic markets, however, not to forget that international box office also helped to generate a significant amount of revenue.
The move is still running strong on box offices, but the flick should face a great competition from Kabali featuring Rajinikanth releasing worldwide today (22nd July). Moreover, another critically acclaimed movie Madaari featuring Irrfan Khan and Jimmy Shergill is also coming out today. From now on, the journey would be little tough for Sultan.
Despite the release of these two big superstars movies, the Salman-Anushka starrer had already established some remarks on BO charts like becoming the highest ever 1st weekend grosser, collection Rs 250 Crore fastest, generation Rs 500+ Crore worldwide in the shortest span of release etc.
Sultan 17th Day Collection
Looking after the decent history of Sultan, the entire production house of the film and even fans will be disappointed if it doesn’t break the lifetime gross record of Aamir Khan’s PK ( Rs 340 Crore, the #1 in the list). Fans are anticipating the movie to grow huge and the highest ever gross record, even more than PK’s.
The 16 days collections of Sultan till now stands at Rs 274.45 Crore from domestic box offices, and the total nett income as of 21st July was 362.93. With this amount, it became #3 highest grosser in Bollywood history, recently surpassed Aamir’s ‘Dhoom 3’ lifetime business.
The rivals now are PK and Salman’s own Bajrangi Bhaijaan, these look tough to surpass. But in the coming weekend, Sultan shall easily cross the 300 Crore mark as it only needs Rs 23 Crore more. And this would be yet another benchmark if Sultan reaches this mark by Sunday.
Trade analyst, Taran Adarsh took to twitter, “#Sultan [Week 2] Fri 7.43 Cr, Sat 11. 46 Cr, Sun 15.18 Cr, Tue 3.72 Cr, Wed 3.42 cr. All out of: Rs 274.45 cr. India biz. ATBB.” The film already is an all time blockbuster.
Talking about Sultan 17th Day Box Office Collection, then it is expected to be around Rs 3-5 Cr, as Friday would be a holiday for some firms and fans won’t miss out any chance to watch Salman on big screens. The occupancy observed today was around 5-10%, the numbers have been falling since Sunday.
Sultan 3rd Friday Box Office Collection – Rs. 2.14 Cr*.
Sultan 17 Days Box Office Collections – Rs. 280 cr (domestic) + Rs. 145.49 cr (overseas) [worldwide]
Sultan 18th Day Collection – Rs. 3 Cr**
*updated (domestic only)
The 17th day business will be affected because of the big release of Rajinikanth’s Kabali and Irrfan Khan’s Madaari. Still, it will be giving considerable competition to the other releases of Bollywood.
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