Salman Khan's Sultan has finally breached past the coveted Rs 300 crore mark at the Box Office. The superstar's big sports drama is about to end its lifetime run at the Box Office by being the highest Bollywood grosser of the year.
The Ali Abbas Zafar-directorial, which hit the big screen this Eid, managed to record steady collections every week and became one of the highest grossing Hindi films of all time.
The collections as of 9 August, 2016, stand at a whopping total of Rs 300. 07 crore and the film is expected to end its lifetime run at the Box Ofiice collections of Rs 301 crore. With Sultan, Salman Khan has become the only Bollywood actor to have two films in the Rs 300 crore club.
Top Grossing Bollywood Films:
- PK: Rs 340 crore
- Bajrangi Bhaijaan: Rs 320 crore
- Sultan: Rs 300. 07 crore
- Dhoom 3: Rs 284 crore
- Kick: Rs 231 crore
- Chennai Express: Rs 227 crore
- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: Rs 209 crore
- 3 Idiots: Rs 202 crore
- Happy New Year: Rs 201 crore
- Ek Tha Tiger: Rs 199 crore
Sultan surpassed Airlift's (Rs 128 crore) collections to become the highest grossing Bollywood film of the year. The only film which can challenge Sultan's collections this year is Dangal, which is slated to hit the big screen in this Christmas.