Mumbai. The year 2016 was about to end and 15 days had passed. After this came the date of 16th December and the film Dangal was released. This Aamir Khan starrer film was based on the real life of Haryana’s female wrestlers Geeta and Babita Phogat.
The film was directed by Nitish Tiwari. The film became a hit from the very first show. The story and songs of the film made people emotional due to its powerful emotions. Aamir Khan played the role of Mahavir Phogat, father of Geeta and Babita. This film of Aamir Khan was a superhit at the box office.
Earning in China was 5 times more than in India
The film earned Rs 387 crore in India and created history. But later this film became the biggest blockbuster of Bollywood till date by earning Rs 2070 crores. Shahrukh Khan could not break the record of this film even after giving 2 superhit films. Now the special thing is how the film Dangal earned Rs 2070 crores. The answer to this is the popularity of this film in China. The film was released in India and was a superhit.
Dangal brought revolution in China
After this the film was released in China. The fate of this film changed as soon as it was released in China. This film was very much liked in China. Not only this, this film gave impetus to the feminism going on in China and people also used it in their protests. When Dangal was released in 2016, a wave of feminism was going on in China. Women were continuously protesting in many places of China.
In such a situation, Dangal also stirred this revolution and the fate of this film changed overnight. Dangal earned Rs 1300 crore from China itself. Due to China’s earnings, Aamir Khan’s film Dangal has become the highest grossing film in Bollywood history. After this film, the popularity of Indian films has also increased in China. Besides, Aamir Khan is also considered a big superstar in China. Aamir Khan has also got the status of a big celebrity in China.
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FIRST PUBLISHED: September 14, 2023, 17:46 IST
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