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Karan Johar’s Agneepath, a remake of the 1990 Amitabh Bachchan-starrer, has broken all opening day records at the Indian box-office. The film, which stars Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt, Priyanka Chopra and Rishi Kapoor, made Rs. 25 crore approx. (all-India net collection) on its first day at the box-office, January 26, 2012.

This is an all-time record. As predicted by Koimoi.com, the film surpassed the opening day collections of the Salman Khan-starrer, Bodyguard, which had netted Rs. 21 crore on its day of release (August 31, 2011).

As figures are still flowing in, it remains to be seen if Agneepath will break the record for the highest collections in a day, held by Shah Rukh Khan’s Ra.One (Rs. 25.10 crore; for all three versions). In fact, if you consider only the collections of the Hindi version of  Ra.One, the record for the highest collections in a day has already been broken by Agneepath

This is Hrithik Roshan’s biggest initial so far. With Agneepath,  Hrithik also enters the Rs. 100 crore club because with such collections on the first day itself, it is a foregone conclusion that the film will go on to make loads of money in the days to come.

Agneepath may well be the fastest Rs. 100 crore grosser.  Right now, this record is held by Bodyguard, which crossed the Rs. 100 crore barrier in 8 days only.

Komal Nahta, the Editor of Koimoi.com, is Bollywood’s most trusted trade analyst & film reviewer. You can follow him on Twitter and check out his Video Blog.

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40 COMMENTS

  1. I think this movie was one of the best movies i have seen so far. the acting of hrithik was fantastic. it appears that hrithik has also got perfection in his acting like his superb dancing. he will hold this record for a long time as no other’s actor film except aamir’s can break its record. i hope for the best for hritik he is a superb actor.

  2. koi baat nahi KAREENA KAPOOR ki HEROINE hai abhi baki…tab dekhenge kon kise ke record tod ta hai…..kareena always rocks

  3. RECORD PER MAT JAO FLIM KITNI ACHI HAI LOG SALMAN KHAN KO DEKNE JATE FLIM KO NAHI FLIM CHA HAI BURI HO AGNEEPATH RECORD THODE YA NA THODE FLIM BAHUT ACHHI MOVIE

  4. Vruksh ho bade bhale,
    ho ghane ho bhale,
    Ek Patra chhah bhi mang mat, mang mat, mang mat,
    Agnipath, Agnipath Agnipath;

    Tu na thamega kabhi tu na mudega kabhi tu na rukega kabhi,
    Kar shapath, Kar shapath, Kar shapath,
    Agnipath, Agnipath, Agnipath.
    Ye Mahan Drushya hain,
    Chal raha Manushya hain,
    Ashru, Sweth, Rakta se Latpat Latpat Latpat..
    Agnipath, Agnipath, Agnipath.

  5. really?????or only for publicity ?? subah subah sare collection ke ek ek pise ha hisaab aap ko aa gaya tha kya?? chhote shaharon se bhi?? ya ye article pahale se likh ke rakha tha aur subah subah post kar diya?//

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