Dabangg is one of the most successful films of Salman Khan and its success gave a birth to the new franchise, Dabangg. The action comedy film started its journey at the box office in an outstanding manner became the highest opener of that time.
Also, it showed its stronghold over the first weekend. It held strong over the weekdays as well and made a huge collection in its first week. On entering its second week, it didn't show major fall and ended the week with a decent drop from the first week.
In the third week too, the film grossed an excellent amount and completed its run in the theatres with a lifetime total over Rs. 141 crores. Dabangg fared well in the overseas market too which ensured a worldwide total of over Rs. 200 crores.