Bollywood witnessed the peaks of Aamir mania and Dhoom mania on Friday. Hindi movie Dhoom 3, which opened to an earth shattering response, has done historic collection at the Indian Box Office on the first day of its release. Aditya Chopra's latest production has turned out to be the biggest opener for Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra. Beating the record of Chennai Express, the movie has also become the biggest opener of 2013 as well as all time.
Dhoom 3, which has three versions like Hindi, Telugu and Tamil, released in approximately 4500 screens across the country on December 20. This action thriller, which had a huge amount of advance ticket booking, registered 95-100% occupancy in both single screens and multiplexes across the country in the morning and matinee shows and its business improved further in the later shows on Friday.
Shahrukh Khan's Chennai Express, which is the biggest opener of all time, has collected Rs 33.12 crores nett from 3500 (including Tamil and Telugu versions) at the Indian Box Office on the first day of its release. Aamir Khan's Dhoom 3 has already beaten its record by releasing in a large number of screens. The movie has beaten the first day collection record of Chennai Express.
Trade experts predict that it is really historic opening for Dhoom 3, which is new record in the Indian cinema. As per the early trends, this much-hyped movie has collected Rs 40+ crores nett from all its versions (Hindi, Telugu and Tamil) at the Indian Box Office on its opening day. It is expected to cross Rs 100 crore mark in the domestic market in just 3 days.
Meanwhile, Dhoom 3, which has released in 700 screens overseas, has also taken the international Box Office by storm. The movie has done fantabulous business in the foreign countries like USA, UAE, UK, New Zealand and Australia. According to trade expert Taran Adarsh, the action thriller has raked in £ 247,783 in UK, A$ 157,207 in Australia NZ$ 69,162 in New Zealand on its opening day. Continue to slide to read what viewers have to say about the movie.