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Release Date 18 December, 2015
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Budget ₹100 crores
Box Office India ₹140 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹370 crores
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Synopsis

The enchanting relationship of Raj and Meera, belonging to 2 competing rivalries, is followed by 15 years of hatred and separation. Their hatred takes a toll when their siblings fall in love with each other. Will the siblings succeed in reuniting the 2 lost lovers?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹20.37 crores
Saturday₹20.65 crores
Sunday₹22.26 crores
First Weekend₹63.28 crores
Monday₹9.95 crores
Tuesday₹9.18 crores
First Week₹95.37 crores
Second Week₹31.11 crores
Third Week₹10.71 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹140 crores
Worldwide Gross₹370 crores
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Movie Reception

Dilwale took the third highest opening of the year after Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The film maintained its stronghold over the first weekend and crossed Rs. 60 crores in the theatres. Dilwale took the highest opening of the year 2015 in abroad and became the second highest grosser over the weekend.

As compared to its overseas collection, the film didn't get an expected response at the box office. The film faced a stiff competition from the movie, Bajirao Mastani and witnessed a big drop in the second week. In the third week too, it only earned around Rs. 10 crores in the theatres.

Full Cast & Characters

ACTOR NAMECHARACTER NAME
Shah Rukh KhanRaj Randhir Bakshi/Kaali
KajolMeera Dev Malik
Varun DhawanVeer Randhir Bakshi
Kriti SanonIshita Dev Malik
Boman IraniKing
Johnny LeverMani Bhai
Sanjay MishraOscar Bhai
Varun SharmaSidhu
Chetna PandeyJenny, Sidhu's Girlfriend
Mukesh TiwariShakti, Sidhu's Brother
Pankaj TripathiAnwar
Vinod KhannaRandhir Bakshi
Kabir BediDev Malik
Nawab ShahRaghav, Malik's right-hand

Fun Facts & Triva

  • This film is roughly inspired by old movies, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi & Hum.
  • This is SRK's seventh movie with Kajol.
  • The Gerua song was shot in Iceland. It's the most expensive song shot in Bollywood.
  • The character of Shah Rukh Khan is inspired by Amitabh's character in the film, Hum.
  • Even Boman Irani's character is inspired by Anupam Kher's character in Hum.
  • SRK shared the big screen with Vinod Khanna or the first time.
  • Tushar Kapoor was the first choice for playing the role of SRK's brother. But, Varun Dhawan replaced him.
  • For the first time, Varun shared space with SRK.
  • Siddharth Malhotra was also about to star in this film. But later, his role was scrapped.
  • Manma Emotion song was inspired by an English song, Worth it.
  • This was the last film of Vinod Khanna.

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