Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha has given a disastrous performance at the domestic box office collection. However, it has fared well overseas.
Laal Singh Chaddha released on August 11.
- Laal Singh Chaddha was released on August 11.
- The film stars Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor.
- It is the official remake of Forrest Gump.
Aamir Khan returned to the big screens with Laal Singh Chaddha after a hiatus of four years. However, he failed to impress the audience with his performance. The film has been underperforming at the box office ever since its release. Compared to its Rs 180 crore budget, LSC has hardly earned any money. However, Laal Singh Chaddha has received a positive response in the overseas markets trade predictions state. North America leads the list with collections of Rs 22.82 crore. Taking the second and third spots as the highest overseas grossing territories are United Kingdom and Australia.
LAAL SINGH CHADDHA BOX OFFICE COLLECTION
Laal Singh Chaddha recorded a 15-20% occupancy on Day 1 which is a worrying figure for an Aamir Khan film. After a break of four years, Aamir surely would have expected better theatrical prospects from his film. However, that doesn’t seem to be the case as the film turned out to be one of the biggest flops of 2022. The film’s box office collection also got badly affected due to the boycott and cancel culture. Laal Singh Chaddha suffered badly in its third weekend at the box office. However, in the overseas markets, the film has been dominating, as per reports.
Laal Singh Chaddha’s overseas box office at a glance
USA Rs 12.18 crore
Canada Rs 10.64 crore
Australia Rs 6.41 crore
U.K Rs 6.64 crore
New Zealand Rs 1.06 crore
Malaysia Rs 56 lakh
Germany Rs 36 lakh
Singapore Rs 65 lakh
BOLLYWOOD FLOPS OF 2022
2022 has been a huge disappointment for Bollywood as big-budget films have failed to make a mark at the box office. Shamshera, starring Ranbir Kapoor failed to impress the audience. On the other hand, Ranveer Singh’s Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Akshay Kumar’s Samrat Prithviraj and Ajay Devgn’s Runway 34 also bombed at the box office. Other Bollywood films that flopped in 2022 are Attack: Part 1, Jersey, Heropanti 2, Dhaakad, Anek, Rashtra Kavach Om, Raksha Bandhan and Dobaaraa, among others.
ABOUT LAAL SINGH CHADDHA
Directed by Advait Chandan, Laal Singh Chaddha is the official remake of the Hollywood film, Forrest Gump, which featured Tom Hanks. The Hindi adaptation features Kareena Kapoor Khan, Naga Chaitanya and Mona Singh in crucial roles. Even before its release, Laal Singh Chaddha made headlines due to multiple controversies. Netizens called for a boycott of the film over statements made by Aamir and Kareena in the past. The two stars requested fans not to boycott Laal Singh Chaddha and asked them to watch the film in theatres.
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