Aanand L Rai’s ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ has created history at the domestic box office, becoming the first film without a major male star to gross more than Rs 150 crore. Without the box office might of a Khan, Kapoor or Roshan, ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ has become the 14th highest grosser of all time.
There is also a huge milestone coming up for the film. It has grossed Rs 246 crore worldwide, the contribution from the overseas markets is around Rs 44.5 crore. It should eventually go on to be only the 12th 250 crore plus worldwide grosser.
For a film made on a budget of just Rs 32 crore, these are record-breaking numbers. All others film in the ‘200 crore worldwide’ club had a landing cost of more than Rs 50 crore.
ALL TIME BLOCKBUSTER.