Salman Khan is definitely here to stay. With the way, “Sultan” is breaking the records every day it is difficult who will break Salman Khan’s record. It was between 1969 -1971 when Rajesh Khanna gave 15 consecutive hits and was tagged as the first and “original” superstar of Indian Cinema. As of now Salman Khan has given 10 consecutive hits starting from “Dabanng” (2010) till “Sultan” (2016). Can he beat Rajesh Khanna’s records ? Well, we have to wait for that.
Now coming to the collections of “Sultan”, the critically acclaimed wrestling drama is definitely a blockbuster. With Tuesday collection of Rs 12.92 crores,”Sultan” has managed to cross 200 crores mark in just 7 days beating “PK”, ”Bajrangi Bhaijaan” and ”Dhoom 3” all of which took 9 days to reach. With this, “Sultan” is the fastest Indian film to achieve the milestone adding the total to Rs 208 crores.
“Sultan” has been receiving positive reviews across the world which is helping the biz to grow. The budget of “Sultan” is Rs 90 crores (Production cost – Rs 70 crores + Printing & Advertising cost- Rs 20 crores).
- Ketan Gupta