Salman Does It Again!
He has done it seven times in the past, and he is at it once again! Bajrangi Bhaijaan is now Salman Khan’s 8th film to cross the coveted Rs 100 crore mark. And this time, Khan has raised the bar a few notches higher: Bajrangi Bhaijaan has gathered Rs 102.60 crore in, hold your breath, only three days. This is the best first week returns for any Salman Khan film. Earlier, this tag was with Kick (2014) which had earned Rs 83.83 cr in its opening weekend. The other Salman Khan films to cross the Rs 100-crore mark are Jai Ho, Ready, Dabangg, Dabangg 2, Bodyguard, Ek Tha Tiger and Kick However, the all time record of the most commercially successful Hindi film in its first weekend is still with Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year (Rs 108.86 cr in three days), while Aamir Khan’s Dhoom 3 is a close second (Rs 107.61 cr in three days).