Dhoom:3 – Aamir Khan vrooms ahead of competition to make Rs 500 crore box office record!

Bollywood’s Rs 100 crore club is a passe, Mr Perfectionist Khan of Bollywood has set yet another benchmark for other actors to follow

Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif along with their Dhoom:3 cast and crew can now celebrate the stupendous success of their last release. Dhoom:3 did manage to end 2013 with a bang and has upped the success quotient for 2014. Yash Raj’s latest installment of the successful Dhoom franchise has made a dashing entry into the Rs 500 crore club, in fact it is the first Bollywood film to hit this mark. According to the makers their film has grossed Rs 501.35 crore ($83.56 million) worldwide. The film hit the theatres on Dec 20 last year and created a splash at the box office.

Today, Yash Raj Films (YRF), issued an official statement confirming the news. In their press release the makers of the film said, “Dhoom:3 continues to create history at both the Indian and overseas box office. It is now officially the first Indian film to cross Rs 500 crore worldwide.” They also gave a detailed break up of their collections internationally.

Gross box office collections in India – Rs 351.29 crore

Gross collections in the overseas market – Rs 150.06 crore ($25.01 million).

Total gross collections – Rs 501.35 crore ($83.56 million)