The Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim-starrer Secret Superstar made a big blast at China box office. The film has touched 174.10 crores over the first weekend, making it clear on the popularity of 52-year-old actor’s in China. The Khan’s film was moderately a hit in India but its two-day collection of Rs 100 crore in China managed to overtake its box office collection in India.
“#SecretSuperstar packs a SOLID PUNCH in its opening weekend in China… Close to Rs 175 cr in 3 days… MIND-BOGGLING indeed…Fri $ 6.88 mn Sat $ 10.50 mn Sun $ 9.84 mn Total : $ 27.22 million [Rs 174.10 cr],” trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures. The film ‘Secret Superstar’ has become the second Indian film to top the Chinese box office in less than a year. The Aamir Khan’s film also managed to beat Hollywood film ‘Forever Young’ as reported by Variety. Aamir Khan is also touring China to get more support for the film before a range of local films are released in Chinese New Year.
It is also anticipated that Secret Superstar is doubtful to earn as much as the extraordinary Dangal earned in the country. According to the report of Variety quoted date from ENT Group, it said that the film enjoyed an enormous 56,000 screenings on Friday, which increased to 63,000 on Sunday. The opening day figure of Secret Superstar is the highest by any Indian movie, leaving behind Aamir Khan’s Dangal record. Khan’s Dangal earned Rs 72.68 crore in China in its first three days of release. It was based on the real-life story of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two daughters, collected Rs 417.48 crore in two weeks in the country.
Following the success of Aamir Khan’s Dangal last year, Aamir Khan became a famous name in China, which touched over Rs 1100 crores since its release in the country.