The Nitesh Tiwari directed Aamir Khan starrer Dangal released on December 25, 2016. The film which was based in the life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat has been rocking the box office since it's release. After entering the Rs. 100 crore club in just three days of it's release Dangal that continued to run well into the new year as well has been on a literal record breaking spree.
Released across 4300 screens in the domestic market, Dangal that faced competition in the new year from releases like Ok Jaanu, Raees, Kaabil and Jolly LLB 2 still managed to hold its own at the box office. Now in its eight week at the box office, Dangal has managed to rake in 43 lakhs more taking the overall box office collections of the film to a staggering Rs. 387.12 crores.