Hindi Medium China Box Office: Irrfan Khan’s Hindi Medium has slowed down as it has initiated its second week at China box office. A dark sattire on Indian education system, the movie garnered of the best reviews when it was released back in India.
Irrfan Khan received various awards and accolades for his performance in the film. Also Saba Qamar was appreciated by one and all for portraying the role of worrisome mother in the film.
Hindi Medium has collected USD $ 0.61 million on its 2nd Friday at the China box office. The movie now stands at the grand total of USD $ 26.78 million (174.78 crores). The movie will be eyeing to cross the USD $ 30 million mark. New releases like Rampage will eat in the business of the film in China.
The film, backed by T-Series and Maddock Films, released in China couple of weeks ago. It took in $3.68 Million on its opening day, emerging as the second biggest Bollywood opener there after Aamir’s Secret Superstar.
A quirky social comment on the education system, Hindi Medium is directed by Saket Chaudhary. It also features Pakistani actress Saba Qamar.
China has a quota on the number of overseas movies that can be screened in the country each year. But Indian films are finding increased presence there.
“Slowly and gradually, Indian films are getting a firm foothold in China,” tweeted trade analyst Taran Adarsh.