Ranbir Kapoor's Animal becomes 2nd fastest ₹100 crore Hindi film of all time after beating Jawan, Tiger 3
Shah Rukh Khan's Pathaan remains the fastest Hindi film to cross the ₹100 crore mark in India. It is followed by Animal, which was released on December 1.
Surpassing Shah Rukh Khan's Jawan, Animal has become the second-fastest film in Hindi to breach the ₹100 crore nett mark at the domestic box office. As per a report by Sacnilk.com, Animal's Hindi version collected ₹113.12 crore nett in India in the first two days beating Shah Rukh's Jawan which made ₹111.73 crore nett in Hindi in the same time. Also read: Animal box office collection day 2 | Ranbir Kapoor film crosses ₹100 crore mark in India
Pathaan, Animal and Jawan are top 3
Meanwhile, Shah Rukh Khan's other blockbuster of 2023, Pathaan, continues to maintain its first position with a Hindi total of ₹123 crore nett in India within the same 2-day timeframe. Joining Ranbir Kapoor's Animal (number two) and Shah Rukh's Jawan (number three) in the top five fastest ₹100 crore films in Hindi are Salman Khan's Tiger 3 and Yash's KGF: Chapter 2.
Both the films also took two days each to cross the ₹100 crore nett mark at the domestic box office. Tiger 3, which was released on Diwali 2023, is fourth on the list with ₹101 crore nett in two days, while the Hindi version of Kannada actor Yash's KGF sequel, which was released in 2022, is fifth with ₹100.74 crore nett in two days.
Gadar 2, Baahubali 2 in top 10
Actor Sunny Deol's blockbuster sequel to Gadar (2001), Gadar 2 released in August 2023. The film took three days to cross ₹100 crore nett in India. It made ₹135.18 crore nett after day 3 in theatres. Following Gadar 2 on number seven on the list is the 2017 film Baahubali 2: The Conclusion's Hindi version, which also took three days to enter the ₹100 crore nett club. The SS Rajamouli directorial collected ₹128 crore in three days.
On number eight is Ranbir Kapoor-starrer Sanju (2018) with ₹120.06 crore nett in India in three days; Salman's Tiger Zinda Hai with ₹114.93 crore nett in three days is on number nine, while Prabhas' Adipurush (2023) collected ₹112.75 crore nett in three days to round off the top 10.