In a cinematic spectacle that continues to astonish, Shah Rukh Khan‘s latest venture, ‘Jawan,’ directed by the acclaimed Atlee, has unleashed a box office storm, rewriting records and setting new milestones at a staggering pace. The euphoria began as ‘Jawan’ sped past the ₹250 crore mark on Day 4, making it the fastest Hindi film to achieve this remarkable feat. But the story doesn’t end there – on Day 5, ‘Jawan’ continues its triumphant march, amassing a staggering ₹11.85 crore by 08:30 P.M. across national cinema chains like PVR, INOX, and Cinepolis.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh, a seasoned voice in the world of Bollywood, shared this electrifying update on social media, underlining the movie’s astounding success. He tweeted, “Jawan Day 5 / Monday at national chains… Nett BOC [Box Office Collection]… Update: Monday, 8.30 pm. PVR + INOX: ₹9.45 crore. Cinepolis: ₹2.40 crore. Total: ₹11.85 crore. Total…Day 1: ₹29.96 crore. Day 2: ₹22.75 crore. Day 3: ₹32.67 crore. Day 4: ₹33.81 crore.”
These incredible numbers arrive hot on the heels of ‘Jawan’ making history by crossing the ₹252.08 crore mark on September 10th. Not only did it surpass the coveted ₹250 crore milestone, but it also etched a new record for the highest single day earnings and the highest extended weekend earnings for Hindi films.
Taran Adarsh jubilantly announced this milestone with a tweet, declaring, “Jawan is beyond historic… Rewrites record books… highest single day and extended opening weekend [4 days] ever [Hindi films]… Smashes all records… Thu 65.50 cr, Fri 46.23 cr, Sat 68.72 cr, Sun 71.63 cr. Total: ₹252.08 cr. Hindi. India business. Box office Jawan Creates History.”
In this extraordinary journey, it’s clear that Shah Rukh Khan is not just competing with others but also with himself. ‘Jawan’ not only broke its own record but also outpaced ‘Pathaan,’ Shah Rukh Khan’s earlier film from this year. ‘Gadar 2,’ starring Sunny Deol, stands in third place, achieving ₹250 crore on Day 6 of its release, as shared by Taran Adarsh on Instagram. In his post, he aptly captures the essence of ‘Jawan’s’ remarkable success, stating, “Jawan’ fastest to hit ₹250 Cr… Overtakes ‘Pathaan’, ‘Gadar 2′, ‘Kgf2′,‘Baahubali 2’…Jawan: Day 4, Pathaan: Day 5, Gadar 2: Day 6, KGF 2 Hindi: Day 7, Baahubali 2 Hindi: Day 8, Dangal: Day 10, Sanju: Day 10, Tiger Zinda Hai: Day 10.”
‘Jawan,’ directed by Atlee, graced the silver screen on September 7, bringing together an ensemble cast featuring Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, and cameo appearances by Deepika Padukone and Sanjay Dutt. This cinematic masterpiece continues to captivate audiences and reaffirm Shah Rukh Khan’s indomitable presence in the world of Indian cinema.