Aamir Khan’s ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ has created history by becoming the first ever Bollywood film to cross the 50 crore mark on day one.
The multi-starrer film, made a whopping Rs.52.25 crore on the opening day, including the Tamil and Telugu-dubbed versions.
The action-adventure film features Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh in pivotal roles. Thugs of Hindostan has also become the biggest Diwali opener of all time.
The film is based on Philip Meadows Taylor’s 1839 novel ‘Confessions of a Thug’ and is about a gang who posed a serious challenge to the British Empire in India (then known as Hindustan or Hindostan) during the early 19th century.
Hindi: ? 50.75 cr.
Tamil + Telugu: ? 1.50 cr
Total: ? 52.25 cr [5000 screens]
Highest Day 1 for a #Diwali release
Highest Day 1 for YRF film
Highest Day 1 for a Hindi film
? taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 9, 2018