The much awaited and talked about Aamir Khan starrer Dangal released this week. But the film featuring Sanya Malhotra and Fatima Sana Sheikh making their debut released a day earlier in the overseas markets. Based on the life of wrestler and coach Mahavir Singh Phogat, Dangal released across 1000 screens in overseas from which the North American, UAE/ GCC, UK and Australia circuits saw the widest release.
Australia box office
196,742 USD [Rs. 1.33 cr.] from 38 screens.
(Dangal holds the record for the highest opening for any Hindi film ever in Australia)
New Zealand box office
34,195 USD [Rs. 23.19 lacs] from 13 screens. 4 screens yet to report.
U.K. box office
284,896 USD [Rs. 1.93 cr.] from 159 screens.
U.S.A box office
857,514 USD [Rs. 5.81 cr.] from 287 screens.
Canada box office
140,137 USD [Rs. 95.06 lacs] from 26 screens.