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SRK's Chennai Express 15 Days Collection At Box Office

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Updated: Sunday, August 25, 2013, 15:15 [IST]

Rohit Shetty's Chennai Express starring Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in leads, has created History with its collection at the Indian Box Office. Ever since it hit the screens on August 9, the movie has been setting one or the other record with each passing day. The biggest record of the action comedy entertainer is that it has become the all time highest grosser in the history of Indian cinema.

Chennai Express opened to an overwhelming response and became the highest grosser in paid shows on Thursday with its collection Rs 6.75 crores. With its first day business - Rs 33.12 crores, it turned out to be the biggest opener in Hindi cinema, beating the record of Salman Khan's Ek Tha Tiger. Later, it also became the highest grosser on Day 2 (Rs 28.05 crores) and Day 3 (Rs 32.5 crores), the highest grosser in first weekend (Rs 100.42 crores) and the fastest 100 crore grosser (four days).
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The Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer continued to keep the bells ringing at the Indian Box Office on the weekdays too. Chennai Express became the highest grosser in the first week with its domestic total Rs 156.70 crores. It also became the fourth all time highest grosser in just seven days.

In the second week, Chennai Express collected Rs 43.85 crores at the Indian Box Office, taking its domestic total to Rs 200.55 crores. It has became the fastest Rs 200 crores grosser (14 days). On the 15th day, the movie added Rs 2.12 crores to its grand total Rs 202.67 crores nett. With this, it has become the all time highest grosser in Hindi cinema, beating the record of Aamir Khan's 3 Idiots, which had raked in Rs 202 crores in its life time.

We bring you the details of 20 all time highest grosser Hindi movies. Continue to see them in the slideshow.

Chennai Express

Chennai Express, which hit the screens on August 9, has topped the list of the all time highest grosser in Hindi cinema by raking in Rs 202.67 crores nett at the Indian Box Office in just 15 days.

3 Idiots

Aamir Khan, Madhavan and Sharman Joshi starrer 3 Idiots, which released in theatres on December 25, 2009, surpassed Rs 100 crores at the Indian Box Office in nine days. In its life time, it has collected Rs 202.47 crores nett and it is in the second place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Ek Tha Tiger

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Ek Tha Tiger, which had hit the screens on August 15, 2012, has crossed Rs 100 crore mark in five days and its total collection stands at Rs 198.78 crores nett. Today, the film is in the third place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Released on May 31, 2013, Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone starrer Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani crossed Rs 100 crore mark in seven days. With its life-time collection Rs 188.57 crores nett, the movie is in the fourth slot in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Dabangg 2

Released on December 21, 2012, Dabangg 2 surpassed Rs 100 crore mark in six days. The Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha starrer has raked in Rs 155.00 crores nett in its life time. It is in the fifth place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Bodyguard

Salman Khan's Bodyguard, which released in theatres on August 31, 2011, crossed Rs 100 crore make in seven days. With its life time domestic total Rs 148.86 crores, the film is in the sixth place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Dabangg

Salman Khan's Dabangg crossed Rs 100 crore mark in 10 days. With its life time domestic total Rs 138.88 crores, the film is in the seventh slot in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies.

Rowdy Rathore

Released on June 1, 2012, Rowdy Rathore surpassed Rs 100 crore mark in 11 days. With its life time collection Rs 133.25 crores, the Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha starrer has become the eighth all time highest grosser Hindi movie.

Jab Tak Hai Jaan

Released on November 12, 2012, Jab Tak Hai Jaan surpassed Rs 100 crore mark in 11 days. With life-time collection Rs 120.85 crores, the Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma starrer has become ninth all time highest grosser Hindi movie.

Ready

Salman Khan's Ready took 14 days to surpass Rs 100 crore mark and is in the tenth spot in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life time collection Rs 119.78 crores.

Agneepath

Agneepath starring Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt and Priyanka Chopra in leads, is in the 11th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 115.00 crores.

RA.One

RA.One starring Shahrukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor in leads, is in the 12th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 114.29 crores.

Ghajini

Ghajini starring Aamir Khan and Asin in leads, is in the 13th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 114.00 crores.

Barfi

Barfi starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D'Souza in leads, is in the 14th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 112.15 crores.

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Farhan Akhtar's Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is in the 15th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 108 crores. The movie is still doing good business in several theatres.

Don 2

Don 2 starring Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in leads, is in the 16th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 106.71 crores.

Golmaal 3

Golmaal 3 starring Ajay Devgn, Shreyas Thalpade, Arshad Warsri, Tusshar Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor in leads, is in the 17th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 106.34 crores.

Housefull 2

Housefull 2 starring Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Shreyas Thalpade, Asin and Jacqueline Fernandez in leads, is in the 18th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 106 crores.

Son Of Sardaar

Son Of Sardaar starring Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt and Sonakshi Sinha in leads, is in the 19th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 105.03 crores.

Bol Bachchan

Bol Bachchan starring Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan and Asin in leads, is in the 20th place in the list of all time highest grosser Hindi movies with its life-time collection Rs 102.94 crores.

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