Dhoom 3 box office collections top Krrish 3, Chennai Express, set all-time record

Written by Swati Mehta | Updated: Dec 23 2013, 19:09pm hrs
DhoomDhoom 3?has surprised all by breaking the opening day records at the box office collections. Reuters
'Dhoom 3',Aamir Khan's big bang thriller,has turned all box office collectionspredictions on their head by muscling out both Hrithik Roshan's Krrish 3and ShahRukh Khan's Chennai Express.

Dhoom 3has surprised all by breaking the opening day records at the box office.

On the opening day, Bollywood Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh, tweeted the box office collections in a succinct manner,All Languages HindiRs 33.42 Cr; Tamil & Telugu Rs 2.80 Cr; Total Rs 36.22 Cr."

The star cast includingAamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Uday Chopra and of-course Abhishek Bachchan may have been panned in the reviews, but thebikes, babes and brawls formula,is dished out even more liberally than the earlier two sequences, has won over the public, at least initially..

This makes itthehighest ever opening day collectionsincluding both holiday and non-holiday records which includes Shah RukhKhan's Chennai Express and Hrithik Roshan's Krrish 3.

Considering the record-list, Chennai Express which was released on Eid, held the record with Rs 33.12 crore and Krrish,which was released on aworking day had baggedRs 25 crore.

Now, all eyes are on Dhoom 3 for the weekend box office collections and whether it can keep luring the crowds through the turnstiles.

Keep watching this space.