Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone continue their 100% track record together with Pathaan’s smashing opening; fourth film to break the box office


The Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer Pathaan is an unstoppable force at the box office as the action-entertainer has already collected over 120 crores in just India within mere 2 days. The anticipation and excitement surrounding the film is next level and Pathaan is quite honestly proving to be a game-changer for the Bollywood business.

The roaring success of the film also further reiterates how Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone are an iconic evergreen pair on the big screen. Everytime the two superstars have come together for a movie it's always proved to be sheer magic and a massive success, whether it was Om Shanti Om, Chennai Express, Happy New Year and now Pathaan.

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While Om Shanti Om, that marked Deepika Padukone’s debut and first onscreen outing with Shah Rukh Khan, grossed Rs 145 crores at the box office becoming the highest grossing Bollywood film of 2007, Chennai Express with Rs 425 crores broke records to become the highest grossing Bollywood film worldwide at that point. The duo’s Happy New Year, too set the record for the highest-first day collection made by an Indian film to that point, and over Rs 408 crore worldwide.

It’s remarkable how Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone have a 100% success track record, only surpassing their previous benchmarks with every passing year and by the looks of it Pathaan is already on its way to becoming a colossal blockbuster.

With theatres going housefull, fans can’t stop whistling to Deepika Padukone’s Besharam Rang and Shah Rukh Khan’s return to the screens – The duo that have always hit gold at the box office with every collaboration, continue their dream run as movie-goers were all praise for the electric onscreen chemistry they shared in the big-ticket entertainer, that will be their 4th mega successful collaboration.

(Source: Agencies)