Dilwale v/s Bajirao Mastani: Who's leading the worldwide box office battle?


The Bajirao Mastani has entered into Rs 100 crore club before Dilwale and it still running successfully.

"Bajirao Mastani" has collected $232,555 (AUD) at the Australian box office in its second weekend, taking its total to A$739,419 (Rs. 3.55 crore).

While "Dilwale" is ahead of Bajirao Mastani in terms of total oversees collections with $20 million in its kitty so far, "Bajirao Mastani" has topped the Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol's flick in the U.S., Canada and Australia. However, the gap between the businesses of the two films is really narrow after ten days at the box office. Dilwale had rake din large Rs 145 crore in three days whereas BM grossed only a meager Rs 90 crore. Bajirao has now grossed around Rs 250 crore and the global box office battle is slowly narrowing as well.

Much was written and talked about the clash of Shah Rukh Khan's "Dilwale" and Ranveer Singh's "Bajirao Mastani.' There were speculations that the films would eat into each other's businesses and that the clash wouldn't prove beneficial in any way".

Both Dilwale and Bajirao Mastani had to endure protests from fringe groups when the films hit the screens.

Bajirao Mastani is Sanjay Leela Bhansali's adaptation of a book on Peshwa Bajirao I and his second wife Mastani and first wife Kashibai. The film saw Priyanka Chopra bringing to life Bajirao's first wife Kashibai.