HONG KONG – “Dhoom 3” has become the highest grossing Indian film of all time with a worldwide total of $81.8 million.
Producer and distributor Yash Raj Films confirmed that the film had scored a gross INR3.51 billion ($56.8 million) in India and a further $25.01 million from international markets. That makes it the first ever Indian film to exceed 500 crore (an Indian numerical unit equivalent to 10 million).
It was self-released in major territories by YRF on Dec 20. Further openings in Japan, Germany, East Europe, Turkey and Russia are scheduled for the next few weeks.