Shah Rukh Khan‘s Raees is unstoppable. With every minute it is earning big everywhere. We already told you that with a whopping Rs. 26.30 crore on day 2, Raees has become the highest earning Republic Day film ever. It has already beaten Salman Khan’s Jai Ho in domestic circuit by earning that much on R-day. Now, it is creating a storm in the UAE box office. Trade expert, Taran Adarsh revealed the figures saying, “#Raees takes UAE-GCC BO by storm… Collects $ 1.4 million [₹ 9.53 cr] on Wed and Thu. AWESOME!”
Although that’s a good number, it however missed going past Dangal which earned Rs. 11.11 crore in two days in UAE-GCC. Given the fact that it was a solo release with Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil giving it stiff competition, these definitely are great numbers. We already told you how Shah Rukh’s film is winning the overseas box office like a boss. According to BollywoodHungama.com, Raees earned an impressive collection of Rs 2.09 crore from the Australia, New Zealand and UK belt in its first day at the box office. The film will only be earning more and more in the coming days because it five days to cash on. It began with Jan 25 and will go all the way till January 29. A five day long weekend will give it a lot of edge over its competition. Check out Adarsh’s tweet once more.
#Raees takes UAE-GCC BO by storm… Collects $ 1.4 million [₹ 9.53 cr] on Wed and Thu. AWESOME!
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 27, 2017
Shah Rukh has a formidable fan following overseas who will make sure that the film is a big hit there. It will be interesting to see how the film fares in the coming days. If we go by current trends, it is poised to make a lot more money than it already has.
So have you watched the film already? And if you have, tell us what you think about Raees?