Dhoom 3 continued its record run at the box office, creating more benchmarks for Bollywood. The Aamir Khan-starrer action thriller pulled in a record Rs 202.50 crore in just four days of its release, according to estimates.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh in a tweet said, "So here's Fri to Mon total of Dhoom3... India Rs 129.32 cr + Overseas Rs 73.17 cr. Worldwide total: Rs 202.49 cr. MIND-BOGGLING!"
Dhoom 3's record collection has enthused multiplex owners. Pramod Arora, president & CEO of PVR, said, "Movies like Dhoom 3, if we have even 2 or 3 such movies in a year it can really turn fortunes of multiplex owners across the country."
Analysts estimate Dhoom 3 to gross over Rs 300 crore at the box office. Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, Dhoom 3 is expected to continue its strong performance this week, thanks to Christmas and New Year holidays.
"Dhoom3 does LIFETIME biz of 3I, ChennaiExpress and Housefull2 in just 4 DAYS in New Zealand. Creates HISTORY!" Taran Adarsh tweeted.
Dhoom 3, which features Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra and Katrina Kaif, was also released in dubbed Tamil and Telugu versions.