Below is a list of the Top 5 Bollywood films which hold the record for the biggest ever first day opening in history. The collections for all films below are from the Hindi versions only.
- Ready and Tees Maar Khan (13 crores each) – Ready holds the records for the biggest opening day during a non-festive weekend. Tees Maar Khan released during the same time last year, collected 13 crores too.
- Don 2 (13.5 crores) – Released just yesterday, Don 2 under-performed at single-screens but took a huge opening at multiplexes.
- Dabangg (14.5 crores) – On EID last year, Dabangg broke the 3 Idiots record for the biggest Day 1 in history.
- Ra One (14.63 crores) – Collections would have been higher if not for the Diwali celebrations.
- Bodyguard (21.25 crores) – Salman Khan’s Bodyguard has a humongous lead, more than 40% bigger than the second best.
Hrithik Roshan’s Agneepath should break into the Top 5 on January 26th.