On Friday, we saw the release of Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt. Even before the release of the film, the film was grabbing headlines for its unique storyline. Now, post its release, we take a look at the film’s overall success of the film.
In this box office analysis, we take a look at the opening day collections of Dear Zindagi as compared to Shah Rukh Khan’s previous releases. While Shah Rukh’s multi starrer Happy New Year that released in 2014 still remains as the Highest Opening Day grosser for the actor with collections of Rs. 44.97 cr, Dear Zindagi comes in eighth with collections of Rs. 13.5 cr, just after the actor’s last release Fan that collected Rs. 19.20 cr.
However, Dear Zindagi managed to surpass other SRK starrer My Name is Khan that collected Rs. 8 cr.
Happy New Year - Rs. 44.97 cr
Chennai Express - Rs. 33.12 cr*
Dilwale - Rs. 21 cr
Fan - Rs. 19.2 cr
Ra.One - Rs. 18.50 cr
Don 2 - Rs. 15.30 cr
Jab Tak Hai Jaan - Rs. 15.23 cr
Dear Zindagi - Rs. 8.75 cr
My Name is Khan - Rs. 8.00 cr
* includes paid previews
NOTE - Happy New Year figures include the Tamil and Telugu versions