Raees is a Shah Rukh Khan film and it is not going to end its run at the box office without making a few records. None of it is what is done by Salman and Aamir Khan but Raees on its own has managed to put up a few commendable feats. After earning Rs. 93.24 crore in just five days, Raees has managed to make a huge difference at the box office this year which was waiting for a big film to take things forward after Dangal. Shah Rukh’s film gave that to the world. So we are here to tell you about the records that Raees made in just five days of its stay at the box office.
1. Highest earning film on Republic Day
Trade experts were positive that Raees will earn good numbers on its opening day but what made them even more hopeful was the scope of the film earning huge sum on Republic Day. It’s a holiday so you can imagine their excitement. Raees made Rs. 26.30 crore on that day, becoming the only film to earn such a huge number on that occasion. (Also read: Shah Rukh Khan is celebrating the success of Raees with a grand party and here are the first pics)
2. Highest opening weekend collection by a film in the event of a clash
Clashes are nothing new to Shah Rukh and guess that gave him the faith that he will be able to post big numbers despite getting stiff competition from Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil. By doing so, Raees managed to earn Rs. 93.44 crore, it has become the highest opening weekend collection during a clash. Now that’s humongous.
3. Highest weekend collection during a clash
Raees has also managed to become a film which has earned the highest ever for a weekend during a clash. With Rs. 93.44 crore in just five days, it’s bound to make a few records along the way. (Also read: After Happy New Year and Chennai Express, Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees will be his third fastest Rs. 100 crore earning film)
As you can see, these are unusual records. Something you might not have even thought about. Did that make you watch the film again? Let us know!