Once again Aamir Khan’s movie created history. This time biographical sports drama Dangal has created history at the Chinese box office. The film crossed the Rs. 400 crore benchmark in just 11 days at China Box Office. Now it stands with a grand total of 417.50 crores ($ 65.13 million).
Since Dangal film is showing no signs of slowing down, the benchmark of 500 crores is definitely on the cards for Dangal.
The Film now stands with a great global collection of 1162.13 crores. The film has become the 1st Bollywood and 2nd Indian movie to cross the 1000 crore benchmark globally (1st 1000 Cr. club movie was Baahubali 2: The Conclusion).
China is still viewed to be a patriarchal society but now the masses have connected with Dangal movie, quite clearly.
Collection shows, Aamir is among the most popular Indian actors for the Chinese who also are fans of South Koreans artistes. “All those issues touched on in his works also exist in China, but no Chinese has ever made that type of film,” Wu Qian (pseudonym), a 29-year-old fan of Aamir, was quoted as saying by Global Times.