Sizzling fable actioner The Legend of Maula Jatt has hit a historical milestone, changing into the highest-grossing Pakistani movie ever international in most effective its 2d week of liberate, and the primary to pass PKR 100cr ($4.5M) globally.
Thru Tuesday, it had taken PKR 115cr ($5.2M). Of that, PKR 33cr ($1.5M) is from the house nation and PKR 82cr ($3.7M) is from offshore markets. In the United Kingdom, it’s the highest-grossing Punjabi film ever with £866K ($1M) thru Wednesday.
Within the U.S., the epic throughout two weekends has achieved $728K, and in Canada $525K thru Sunday. Midweek efficiency has additionally been robust, particularly in the United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.
A reboot of the 1979 cult Punjabi vintage, Maula Jat, The Legend of Maula Jatt has been on a tear out of the gate because it launched on October 13, and scored a record-breaking world bow for a Pakistani identify.
The film (which has been in comparison to Sport of Thrones) follows the titular Maula Jatt, a fierce prizefighter with a tortured previous who seeks vengeance towards his arch nemesis Noori Natt, probably the most feared warrior within the land of Punjab. Loyalties are challenged and households torn aside in an epic story of reality, honor and justice.
From Encyclomedia and Lashari Movies in affiliation with AAA Movement Footage, and in another country distributor Moviegoers Leisure, The Legend of Maula Jatt is directed via Bilal Lashari and stars Fawad Khan (observed this yr in Disney Plus collection Ms Surprise), Mahira Khan, Hamza Ali Abassi and Humaima Malik. Lashari took to Instagram to thank audiences the day the movie handed the history-making threshold.