Aamir Khan is one of the most renowned faces in Bollywood, The actor is also called a perfectionist but these year his Film Laal Singh Chaddha called for Boycott and the movie failed to win Box office battle. After the release the movie receives criticism. However, Laal Singh Chadhha ‘s response on the OTT platform Netflix is totally different from its box office collection. The movie is now creating waves on Netflix, where it has become the number 2 non-English film worldwide.
Since the movie release of on Netflix, the audience is appreciating the film and it has, in fact, racked up impressive viewing figures, as well. According to the online streaming giant, the film has become number 1 on Netflix in India and the number 2 non-English film on Netflix globally. Aamir Khan’s film has been watched for 6.63 million hours ever since it began streaming on the platform. Interestingly, not just in India, the film has also been popular in many overseas territories.
According to Netflix, the film featured in the top 10 in films in 13 countries across the world including Bangladesh, Singapore, Oman, Sri Lanka, Bahrain, Malaysia, Mauritius, and UAE. The film has racked up bigger on OTT and a large section of viewers have praised the film after watching it on Netflix. In fact, many wondered why it failed in the first place .Various social media user also lauding the film. One user tweeted, “Despite of the verdict of the movie, this one scene from Laal Singh Chaddha is so special; hats off to Aamir Khan for pulling it off.”
Laal Singh Chaddha, the Hindi adaptation of Oscar-winning classic Forrest Gump, released on August 11 to generally negative reviews and a below-average box office opening. The film has earned only around ₹88 crore gross worldwide against a reported production budget of over ₹100 crore. Directed by Advait Chandan, it also starred Kareena Kapoor, Mona Singh, Naga Chaitanya, and Manav Vij.