For Salman Khan movies, debates don’t start with whether it will enter 100 crore club. Very gracefully, Ali Abbas Zafar’s “Sultan” entered 100 crore club in 3 days. This makes Sultan fastest Bollywood movie to earn 100 crores.
Bollywood trade analysts are zipping through rising figures of Sultan. Released on wednesday July 6, Sultan’s first day box office collection was a whopping 36.54 crores. Next day on Eid collections rose to 37.30 crores. Then on day 3, total BO collection were 31.50 crores even though it was a working Friday. This takes total BO collections to 105.34 crores.
All hell has broken loose now that Sultan has entered 100 crore club in 3 days. Salman Khan has beaten his own records. Fastest to earn crores was previously Ek Tha Tiger (2012) which achieved this feat in 5 days.
“Sultan” in 100 Crore Club: Fastest in 3 days of release
Actual figures have been updated on 9th July, 24-36 hours after first show of third day.
Final figures:Day 1 – ₹ 36.54 Cr. (Wednesday)
Day 2 – ₹ 37.30 Cr. (Thursday – Eid)
Day 3 – ₹ 31.50 Cr. (Friday)
Total – ₹ 105.34 Cr
Early estimates said: It is quite feasible for Sultan to gross 100 crores in total business by day 3. By day 2 its total stood at 73.74 crores. Which means that it only needs 26.26 crores to reach next milestone. Looking at upward trends, Salman Khan fans’ dreams are soon about to come true. — > Now, they have been realized!!!
Raving reviews from all quarters
Unlike many Bollwyood movies, what has really helped Sultan has been positive reviews from critics and audience alike. This is not a general mindless entertainer. In fact Sultan has been lauded for having a meaningful story and balancing action with emotions (read Sultan Reviews from audience).
Perfect performance by complete star cast
Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma have instilled soul into this movie. Not to be left behind were rest of crew including Randeep Hooda, Anant Sharma, Kumud Mishra.
Sultan is breaking all records
All records held by so many movies are falling apart like a house of cards. From being fastest to be in 100 crore club, to getting high collections on a non-holiday opener, Sultan Box Office Collections are breaking ALL records.
To say we are excited will be an understatement.