Dhoom 3 broke the $8 million mark in North America during its fourth week in release. The sequel is the biggest Bollywood hit of all time in the U.S. and Canada after maintaining strong box office holds following a record-breaking $3.4 million opening weekend.
The film is slowing down its North American run after only grossing $99,243 from 43 theaters in its latest frame. The North American cumulative total for Dhoom 3 is $8,031,955,
Dhoom 3 enters its third weekend in North America on the verge of hitting the $8 million mark. The most successful Bollywood film of all time has grossed a total of $7.93 million over its first three weeks in North American release.
The daily grosses for the film are included below:
Friday, December 20
Total - $7,932,711
Hindi-language grosses for Dhoom 3 slowed down in the film's third week after taking $3.1 million from 1,588 theaters. The record-breaking film has now grossed a total of $41.5 million in the Hindi-language version distributed across India.
Bollywood classic Sholay was re-released in 3D in 758 theaters, collecting $1.3 million in its new theatrical outing. It was enough of a gross to claim second place in India, edging out new release Mr. Joe B Carvalho which opened in 929 theaters for a $477k debut.
Top Ten Domestic Films in India:
* Indicates Hindi grosses only.
Dhoom 3 is the highest grossing Indian film of all time. The Bollywood sequel became the first film to officially cross the ₹500 Crores ($83.56M) mark worldwide.
Grosses for the film continue to climb. Dhoom 3 has already earned a huge $58.55 million in India and another $25.01 million in other territories around the world. The top individual territories for Dhoom 3 outside of India are:
United Arab Emirates