Shah Rukh Khan's film "Pathaan" continues to be unbeatable at the box office, earning Rs 542 Crore internationally in only five days
In only five days after its January 25 release, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's most recent film, "Pathaan," which also stars John Abraham and Deepika Padukone, has amassed a staggering Rs 542 crore revenue globally.
In its fifth day, "Pathaan" earned a further Rs 100 crore or more (Hindi: Rs 58.50; all dubs: Rs 2.25 crore), bringing the whole India total to Rs 70 crore.
Day five's international revenue stands at Rs 42 crore ($5.13 million), bringing the overall revenue for day four of the film's release to Rs 112 crore. "Pathaan" has made $25.42 million (207.2 crore) in foreign countries alone in only 5 days.
In only five days, "Pathaan" also surpassed the Rs 250 crore nett milestone in India, with Rs 280 crore nett currently in the bank. In only five days, it became the quickest Hindi film to reach the Rs 250 crore club.
CEO of Yash Raj Films Akshaye Widhani said: "At YRF, we take great pride in the fact that Pathaan is bringing audiences to theatres and providing them with once-in-a-lifetime experiences. The YRF Spy Universe movies have always been box office successes as well."
"The stakes were thus quite high with Pathaan, and we are happy to have produced a movie that not only continued this feat of producing successes but also set a tonne of new records along the way. We couldn't be more humbled by this achievement for YRF and the Indian film industry."