Box Office: The Comeback Kings of 2023
Furthermore, the film's success transcended regional boundaries, with outstanding collections in various territories.By: Tupaki Desk | 11 Sep 2023 7:20 AM GMT
In the year 2023, it has indeed been an epic comeback for the senior superstars, Rajinikanth and Shah Rukh Khan, who had faced significant setbacks in their careers. Prior to this year, doubts were cast on their stardom, and many speculated that their glory days were behind them.
However, the year started with a bang for Shah Rukh Khan, as he made a triumphant return with the blockbuster movie "Pathaan." Adding to his success, his latest release, "Jawan," is setting sensational records at the box office. Both films have shattered records and reaffirmed Shah Rukh Khan's status as the biggest superstar in Indian cinema.
Rajinikanth, the South Indian superstar, also made a remarkable comeback with his film "Jailer." This seemingly ordinary film managed to amass a staggering 600 crore rupees in gross earnings, proving that he still reigns supreme in the South Indian film industry.
Furthermore, the film's success transcended regional boundaries, with outstanding collections in various territories. As a testament to their resurgent popularity, the anticipation for the next projects of these superstars has reached unprecedented levels.
"Jawan" has not only broken existing records in Indian cinema but has also grossed a staggering 500 crores in just four days, with early estimates indicating that the first weekend's gross has exceeded 530 crores. The film's performance during the weekdays remains robust, with solid advance bookings projected for Monday. The success of these two iconic actors in 2023 is a testament to their enduring star power and the unwavering support of their fans.