The overseas markets have always been a cash cow for Bollywood films especially the ones features the big Khans of the industry viz. Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan. However over the years the overseas markets have opened up to films that also feature other actors that have eventually gone on to do well in these markets. The recently released Aamir Khan starrer Dangal is no different in this regard. In fact the films that released across 1000 screens in the overseas market, has been doing brisk business.
In this special report we take a look at the Opening Weekend collections of Dangal in the overseas territory of North America while comparing the same to previously release Bollywood films in the same territory. Interestingly Dangal that has collected 3.90 mil. USD has emerged as the All Time Highest Opening Weekend grosser at the North America box office.
List of All Time Highest Opening Weekend grossers at the North America box office
Dangal – 3.9 mil. USD
Dhoom 3 – 3.88 mil. USD
PK – 3.50 mil. USD
Bajrangi Bhaijaan – 2.61 mil. USD
Chennai Express – 2.41 mil. USD
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – 2.35 mil. USD
Sultan – 2.32 mil. USD
My Name Is Khan – 2.26 mil. USD
3 Idiots – 2.14 mil. USD