Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ box office collections surge to Rs 647 crore; China release creates records too

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New Delhi | Updated: June 4, 2015 4:17:25 PM

Aamir Khan's 'PK' box office collections touch another level as it continues to attract audience in multiplexes, proving content is king.

Aamir Khan starrer 'PK' box office collections now stand at a massive Rs 647 crore gross worldwide. (Reuters)Aamir Khan starrer ‘PK’ box office collections stand at a mammoth Rs 647 cr. The recent release in China too has led to records being created. (Reuters)

Megastar Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ box office collections are continuing to rise inexorably with audiences in multiplexes preferring to watch this ‘old’ movie rather than the newbies on offer and among them are Akshay Kumar’s ‘Baby’ (Read Movie Review) or the quaintly named ‘Dolly Ki Doli’ and more.

Now, for the fifth straight week, Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ is proving that good content is definitely king. ‘PK’ box office collections stood  at a commendable Rs 4.27 crore during the week gone by, taking its net collections in India to Rs 338 crore. Also read: ‘PK’ China box office collections

‘PK’ was rock steady in the fourth week, having collected Rs 12.5 crore.

Aamir Khan, Aamir Khan PK, Aamir Khan movie, PK, PK aamir Khan, Messenger of god, Messenger of god movieDespite a steady stream of movies releases over the last two weeks, Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer ‘PK’ box office collections have managed to maintain a steady pace with domestic take touching Rs 334.53 crore. (Bollywood Hungama)

According to trade website Koimoi, the Rajkumar Hirani directed film has made a total gross business of Rs 487 crore in India and with additional Rs 160 crore from the international market, ‘PK’ box office collections now stand at a massive Rs 647 crore gross worldwide.

This is over Rs 100 crore more than what had been achieved by the previous Bollywood mega hit ‘Dhoom 3’.

PK, PK box office, PK collections, Aamir KhanAamir Khan’s ‘PK’ has grossed Rs 487 crore in the domestic market including Rs 338 crore from net box office collections in India.

Overseas, ‘PK’ minted more than Rs 60 crore in the USA/Canada market alone, followed by Rs 29.26 crore in UAE/GCC and Rs 21.63 in the United Kingdom. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh termed the figures ‘awesome’.

Here’s what he tweeted on the movie’s success on Bollywood’s biggest market outside India:

PK, Aamir Khan, Box office collectionsWorldwide, Aamir Khan starrer ‘PK’ has grossed over Rs 600 crore till date. (Bollywood Hungama)

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