Salman Khan All Set To Compete With Aamir Khan At The China Box Office With Bajrangi Bhaijaan?
Aamir Khan does not rule box office in India alone. The superstar has broken several records and created new ones each time when he has a new release. Aamir is known for his records not only in India but in China as well. And now, taking a cue from Aamir Khan’s success at the China box office, Salman Khan is all set to follow his footsteps. One of Salman’s biggest hits – Bajrangi Bhaijaan is all set to release in China on March 2, 2018.
Starring Salman Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Harshaali Malhotra, Bajrangi Bhaijaan directed by Kabir Khan was one of the biggest hits of 2015. The film had made Rs 320.34 crore in the lifetime run at the Indian box office. Aamir Khan’s success at the Chinese box office seems to have prompted Salman to make this move of releasing the film for the Chinese audience. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and wrote, “Salman Khan debuts in China… Eros International in association with China’s E Stars Films Ltd to release #BajrangiBhaijaan in China on 2 March 2018… Dubbed in Chinese… Will open across 8000+ screens there… ” He also tweeted the poster of the film. Take a look at it below:
Salman Khan debuts in China… Eros International in association with China’s E Stars Films Ltd to release #BajrangiBhaijaan in China on 2 March 2018… Dubbed in Chinese… Will open across 8000+ screens there… Official poster for the Chinese market: pic.twitter.com/xkxg7fWM9Q
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 22, 2018
With China overtaking the US with the world’s largest screen count with over 41,000 screens against 40,759 screens in the US and the recent successes of Indian film releases like Secret Superstar, Dangal, PK in China, the studio and the makers are confident of Bajrangi Bhaijaan’s box office potential in one of the most promising international markets for Indian films. So far, Aamir Khan’s Secret Superstar has made Rs 174.10 crore in just three days of its release at the China box office. Mr Perfectionist’s earlier releases in China – Dangal and PK had smashed box office records. Dangal had earned Rs 1200 crore at the China box office. Will Salman recreate the records created by Aamir in China? Keep watching this space and we’ll update you on that soon!