36 Days Total Collection of Salman Khan’s Sultan
All time blockbuster Ali Abbas Zafar’s directorial Sultan is now the third movie of Indian cinema to enter in 300 crores club domestically. Out of three, superstar Salman Khan has two- Bajrangi Bhaijaan & Sultan in the list after Aamir Khan’s PK. Being year’s one of the most awaited movies, this sports drama has been released with great excitement of fans as well as moviegoers.
After the release, as expected it witnessed phenomenal response in the early week and also received very positive reviews from critics. The positive waves of the movie, attracted more audience toward theaters due to which it has achieved such appreciable height. Despite new releases, Sultan remained almost unaffected and kept adding considerable amounts to its account with every single day.
In the 9-days opening week, it registered outstanding business of 229.16 crores including 180.36 crores of 5-days weekend and 48.80 crores of weekdays. In the next week, the movie had adult comedy Great Grand Masti in opposite but successfully maintained a decent pace and raked 48.80 crores with 34.07 crores of second weekend and 14.73 crores of weekdays.
Then in the third week due to superstar Rajinikanth’s much awaited Tamil offering Kabali, Sultan reported little higher drop in its business but managed to secured decent total of 15.84 crores at the end, with 11.09 crores of weekend and 4.75 crores of weekdays. In fourth week, it had Dishoom in opposite and minted 4.43 crores including 3.06 crores of weekend and 1.37 crore of weekdays.
Now Sultan is running in its fifth week and due to no big release, it has reported almost steady run and did the business of 1.51 crore in the weekend including 0.24 crore of Friday, 0.49 crores of Saturday and 0.78 crores of Sunday. After the fifth week, total collection of the movie was recorded as 299.74 crores across the country.
Once again, Salman Khan starrer is in weekdays and as usual getting lower footfall in theaters. With slight drop than last Friday, it minted the amount of 0.16 crore on Monday and the same 0.16 crore on Tuesday. On the next day i.e. Wednesday, it recorded slight more drop and added the amount of 0.15 crore to its account. With this, total 36 days domestic collection of Sultan has become 300.21 crores.