Padmavat sets a record in Overseas
Where Padmavat has seen serious criticism in the home country with several bans and protest in some of the states of India, it has set a record in the overseas. While the final figures are still to be compiled, Padmavat is estimated to gross around 12 Million Dollar in its opening weekend in overseas. Surpassing rest of the blockbusters, Padmavat has become the second highest opener after Sultan.
List of All Time Top Opening Grossers Overseas
Sultan – 13.73 mil. USD
Padmaavat – 12 mil. USD
Dhoom 3 – 10.2 mil. USD
Dangal – 9 mil. USD
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – 8.9 mil. USD
Raees – 8.5 mil. USD
Also, Padmavat has become the only non- Khan movie to be listed in the Top Grossers. Not just this, despite of such violent protest and delay, it has collected nearly 80 Crore from the India Market. Seriously, Sanjay Leela Bhansali did a phenomenal job in this movie. Critics have approved the roles of Shahid, Ranveer and Deepika where Ranveer’s performance has marked his dedication and talent.