Dhoom 3; Already 235 Crore in 13 Days
Dhoom 3 has now grossed 235 crore nett in thirteen days as it showed a good jump on New Years Day due to the holiday. The collections on Wednesday were around 10.50 crore nett.
The film is now the top grosser in all circuits except Mumbai. In Mumbai it has grossed around 70-71 crore nett with the 3 Idiots record at 79 crore nett. In Delhi/UP it will be the first film to go over 50 crore nett while in East Punjab it has already become the first film to cross 20 crore nett and will also breach the 25 crore nett mark in the long run. The previous best was 17 crore nett of Ek Tha Tiger.
The two week business of the Hindi version of the film will close at around 239 crore nett approx.
Dhoom 3 has collected $20.5 million overseas in ten days and will become the highest grosser ever in overseas too beating the $25 million plus of 3 Idiots. The difference being that 3 Idiots added $7 million from a wide release from eastern markets like South Korea, China, Hong Kong etc while Dhoom 3 has so far has mainly been released in the traditional markets. The ten day figures from major markets are as follows:
United Kingdom - £1,975,000 (6th Highest Ever)
North America - $6,825,000 (ALL TIME RECORD)
UAE - $5,500,000 (ALL TIME RECORD)
Australia - $1,475,000 (ALL TIME RECORD)