Shah Rukh Khan is biggest overseas super star of India for last two and half decades. His every film creates havoc in overseas markets and his last 10 films or so grossed minimum 10 million USD each over 10-15 years. But with his latest release ‘Pathaan’, records have been broken in each and every market by some margin. Despite film was non festive non sequel and had no massive promotion.
Pathaan has collected 1035 cr worldwide gross in 41 days and 47.50 million USD (389 cr) in overseas alone. Film has broken records in USA beating ‘RRR’, UAE beating ‘Baahubali 2’ and UK every film by massive margin.
List Of Significant Overseas Box Office Records Established By Shah Rukh’s Pathaan:
Pathaan Becomes First Indian Film To Cross $8 Million Mark at UAE box office.
UAE 6th Weekend Admits – 5,369
Total 40 Days UAE Admits – 631,452
Gross $8.07M (₹ 66.65 cr)
Rest GCC – $5.75M
Total GCC $13.8M (₹ 114 cr)
Top Indian Grossers in Gulf Region (GCC)
Bajrangi Bhaijaan $9.45M
KGF 2 $8.15M
Tiger Zinda Hai $7.17M
Dhoom 3 $6.43M
Happy New Year $5.75M
All Time Top Indian Grossers in Australia
1. Pathaan A$4.66M
2.Baahubali 2: A$4.50M
3. RRR Movie: A$3.6M
4. KGF Chapter 2: A$3.45M
5. Padmaavat: A$3.16M
New Milestones By SRK’s Pathaan:
First film to cross £3M, £3.5M, £4M, £4.5M mark, this is toughest record by ‘Pathaan’ and almost impossible to break for a non Holiday release.
All time highest grossing Indian films in the UK BEFORE ‘Pathaan’ : (no other film has crossed even £ 3 million & here ‘Pathaan’ nears 5 million mark)
Pathaan -- £4.45M (estimates)
Dhoom 3 – £2.71M
Bajrangi Bhaijaan – £2.66M
My Name Is Khan – £2.62M
Dangal – £2.56M
Kabhie Khushi Kabhi Gham – £2.49M
PK – £2.38M
Dilwale – £2.35M
Padmaavat – £2.18M
Chennai Express – £2.18M
Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna – £2.06M
First film in Canada to cross $3M, $4M, $5M, $6M and again a very tough record to beat as market has been stagnant for a decade or so.
Top Films in Canada:
KGF Chapter 2 $ 2.6M
CMP 2 $2.1M
First film in UAE to cross $7M, $8M milestone and again in a market which has not seen records for 6-7 years and next to impossible to beat on post pandemic markets.
Fist film to get such wide release in Saudi Arabia and crossed $1M, $2M marks.
Film crossed in NZ a new milestone of $1M which is again a very tough market for outright Hindi film in post pandemic period and non festive release.
Overseas All Time Top Grossers:
Top Bollywood Grosser in Overseas (Excluding China):
1. Pathaan – $ 47.30 millions (in 41 days)
2. Dangal – $30.7 M
3. Padmaavat – $29.15 M
4. Bajrangi Bhaijaan – $28.64 M
5. Dhoom 3 – $28.33 M