Debjit Mukherjee: Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan has been creating waves at the box office not only domestically, but globally as well. The YRF spy thriller, also starring Deepika Padukone and John Abraham, has made a considerable dent at the ticket counters, and has already crossed Rs 600 crore mark internationally and Rs 300 crore mark domestically.
Pathaan’s box office collection of India was Rs 55 crore on Wednesday, Rs 68 crore on Thursday, Rs 38 crore on Friday, Rs 51.50 crore on Saturday, Rs 58.50 crore on Sunday, Rs 25 crore on Monday, and an estimated Rs 21 crore on Tuesday. It also became the fastest Hindi film to join the Rs 300 crore club, beating past top earners like KGF: Chapter 2 and Baahubali: The Conclusion. In terms of worldwide gross, Pathaan has crossed the Rs 600 crore mark in seven days.
The Siddharth Anand directorial has even managed to break into the top five earners list of North American box office, where it has crossed $10 million.