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‘Pathaan’ fever grips the world

‘Pathaan’ fever grips the world

"Pathaan" has already stunned the Indian box-office, collecting Rs 55 crore from its Hindi version and Rs 2 crore from the dubbed versions, on its opening day. Furthermore, the film grossed Rs 429 crore globally on its fourth day. 

Not only in India, "Pathaan" has cast its magical spell all over the world. The film is already being screened in over 100 countries. This marks the biggest worldwide release for an Indian film. Fans all over the world are going crazy over SRK's big return. 


In France, Shah Rukh Khan was featured on a news show titled, "Le 1245", where they talked about "Pathaan", his global superstardom, and how the love of his fans triumphed over the hatred. All shows of "Pathaan" were housefull in Paris. The audience even danced with the song, "Jhoome Jo Pathaan" in theatres. 


Meanwhile in Germany, a woman could be seen grooving to the songs of "Pathaan", while watching the film. 

In New York, fans came to theatres amidst the snow and rain to watch their favourite superstar on the screen after four years. 


However, the accomplishments for SRK's film don't end there. "Pathaan" became the first Hindi film to be released in Mexico and Belgium, making history. 


"Pathaan" has been directed by Siddharth Anand and stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, and John Abraham in the lead roles. Dimple Kapadia and Ashutosh Rana also played important roles in the spy film, which was released in theatres on January 25.