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Chennai Express Crosses 400 Crores

Posted by Alen Dsouza in Movies

Chennai Express Crosses 400 Crores

After crossing the worldwide collections of 3 Idiots earlier this week, Chennai Express is likely to become the first film to gross Rs 400 crore worldwide.

So far, the Shahrukh Khan – Deepika Padukone starrer has collected Rs 219.24 crore net in India (286 crore gross) and around $17.5 million in the overseas markets (Rs 111 crore) – which total to a humongous Rs 397 crore worldwide. The film is likely to add around 4-5 crore this weekend.

Aamir Khan is popularly known as the founder of the 100 crore, 200 crore and 300 crore (worldwide) clubs. This time around though, it will be Shahrukh Khan who will be the first to gain entry into the ’400 crore club’.

Shah Rukh Khan’s star value has been the major driving force for the film. Shattering most prevailing box office trends, this film as emerged as one of Hindi cinema’s most mesmerizing product from the business perspective. One the verge of finishing its 3rd week, the film still continues to earn handsomely

Chennai Express was released in 8th August 2013 after one of Eid festival. After the successfully launch it makes a biggest record of launching week earning. and till the Monday it earns approx. 185.50 crores from Indian cinema, and it makes 314 crores from all the overseas cinema with Indian collection, which is the second biggest record after the Movie ” THREE IDIOTS” . Chennai Express Collection Crosses 400 Crore.

Highest Worldwide Grossers of All Time

Films Release Date Earnings in Crore
chennai Express 9 August 202.67 (still counting)
3 Idiots 25 December, 2009 202.47
Ek Tha Tiger 15 August, 2012 198.78
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani 31 May, 2013 188.57
Dabangg 2 21 December, 2012 155.00
Bodyguard 31 August, 2011 148.86
Dabangg 10 September, 2010 138.88
Rowdy Rathore 1 June, 2012 133.25
Jab Tak Hai Jaan 12 November, 2012 120.85
Ready 3 June, 2011 119.78


  • Allen Paul

    heh.. The first Bollywood movie to hit that mark..!! Its sad, Films like “Madras Cafe” should have been a hit instead.

  • hafees

    400 crores!!!!!!

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