Kabir Singh creates history, Shahid starrer becomes first Indian film to cross 1 million in Australia
Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh is not only winning hearts in India but also ruling box-office overseas. The Sandeep Reddy Vanga directed drama is creating huge waves at the Australian Box Office.
Kabir Singh, has, in fact, created history in Australia as it has become the only Indian film in the nation to cross Rs 1 million mark.
The movie, which also features Kiara Advani as Shahid Kapoor’s love interest has overtaken the lifetime business of several 2019 Bollywood movies such as Kalank, Total Dhamaal, Bharat, Gully Boy and Uri in Australia. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh reports, “#KabirSingh is the first *Indian film* to cross A$ 1 million mark in #Australia in 2019… The film – still running in theatres – has surpassed *lifetime biz* of several biggies, including #GullyBoy, #Uri, #Bharat, #Kalank, #Kesari and #TotalDhamaal in #Australia”.
With Kabir Singh in the lead, the other top four Bollywood films that tasted success in Australia are Gully Boy, Uri, Bharat and Kalank.
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Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advan’s Kabir Singh is unstoppable at the Indian box office as well. Despite fresh releases such as Hrithik Roshan’s Super 30, Disney film The Lion King and reduction of screens/shows, Kabir Singh stands tall at Rs 271. 24 crore at the box-office. Shahid Kapoor’s Kabir Singh has created numerous records that would be tough to beat for upcoming Bollywood films of 2019.