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Chennai Express enters Rs.200-cr club

There is no stopping Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone’s Chennai Express. After breaking almost every record at the box office, the film is on the verge to break Aamir Khan’s 3 Idiot’s record also.

The Rohit Shetty directorial has collected Rs.200.55 crore in India in just 2 weeks. The film is now second biggest grosser of all time leaving Salman Khan’s Ek Tha Tiger behind that had earned Rs.Rs.198 crore at the domestic box office.

The film collected Rs.6.50 crore on Friday, Rs.8.51 crore on Saturday, Rs.10.22 crore on Sunday, Rs.3.80 crore on Monday, Rs.7.06 crore on Tuesday, Rs.4.51 crore on Wednesday and Rs.3.25 crore on Thursday.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted:


The flick, which was made with a budget of Rs.75 crore, became the fastest Rs.200-crore earner in the history of Indian cinema.

The film has been shattering one record after another since its release on August 8, the eve of Eid. In its opening weekend itself, the movie broke five box office records.

Take a look at the number of records Chennai Express has created:

– Highest collections in Previews ever
– Biggest 1st day ever
– Highest 2nd day ever
– Highest 3rd day ever
– Highest weekend ever
– Fastest to 100 crore
– Highest week 1
– Fastest to 150 cr
– Biggest grosser of 2013
– Second highest grosser of all time

Well looking at Chennai Express’ speed, it will soon become the highest grosser of all time.

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