There’s no stopping Jawan. Shah Rukh Khan’s action-packed blockbuster Jawan finally released in theatres around the world on Thursday, 7th September, as a part of an extended weekend release, and has already earned Rs 520.29 crores in just 4 days. The film has set a new benchmark, by recording the highest earning opening weekend box-office collections for an Indian film ever. Prior to this, the record was held by Shah Rukh Khan’s last action blockbuster Pathaan which was also released earlier this year.
Jawan’s day-wise box office collection:
*These are the gross global box-office figures across all languages shared via Red Chillies Entertainment’s official Instagram handle.
Day 1: Rs 129.6 crores
Day 2: Rs 110.87 crores | Total collection: 240.47 crores
Day 3: Rs 144.22 crores | Total collection: 384.69 crores
Day 4: Rs 136.1 crores | Total collection: 520.79 crores
In addition to becoming the fastest earning Indian film to cross the Rs 250 crore mark, Jawan has also set the record for the biggest opening day in Indian cinema by making a handsome Rs 129.6 crores at the box-office on Day 1. The movie also went on to claim the spot for the highest earning single day collection recorded for a film by earning a cool Rs 144.22 at the global box-office on its third day.
As per trade reports shared by Sacknilk, SRK’s Jawan has already earned Rs 7.01 crores at the domestic box office with its advance bookings for Day 5.
Jawan vs Pathaan vs Gadar 2 vs RARKPK
Indian cinema is at its peak and is basking in its post-pandemic glow with Shah Rukh Khan making a grand comeback to the silver screen with not one but two action-packed blockbusters; Pathaan and Jawan, Sunny Deol gracing us with his long due sequel Gadar 2, and Karan Johar claiming back his director’s throne after a seven year long hiatus with his star-studded love saga Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani all in one year. (And we’re only in September as of now)
Wondering how the biggest releases of this year have fared against each other? Here are the opening weekend box office collections of this year’s major releases:
*This data is based on the figures tracked by trade analysts Sacknilk and Live Mint.
Jawan: Rs 520.29 crores
Pathaan: Rs 429 crores
Gadar 2: Rs 152.79 crores
Rocky Aur Ranii Kii Prem Kahani Rs 62.5 crores
Given the sheer momentum of SRK and Atlee’s Jawan, we’re excited to see what other records the film goes on to break next.
Haven’t watched Jawan yet? You can find Jawan playing in cinemas across the globe in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu. Check out ticketing platforms BookMyShow and PayTM for pre booking your tickets and checking available showtimes around you.