None of expected Bodyguard to beat the opening day record of Dabangg, but the Day 1 collections of Bodyguard has shocked and surprised the trade. The earth-shattering opening of Bodyguard will increase the price the distributors are asked to pay for big films that release in the future..
Below is a comparison of Salman Khan’s last three releases – Dabangg vs Ready vs Bodyguard for Day 1.
- Ready – 13.5 crores
- Dabangg – 14.5 crores
- Bodyguard – 21 crores
The Top 3 Day 1 collections belong to Salman Khan now. Aamir Khan’s 3 Idiots and Akshay Kumar’s Tees Maar Khan are the other two big holiday releases and both did 13 crores of business on the first of its release.