Superstar Salman Khan turns a year older today. No doubt, with back-to-back blockbusters and 100 crore collections at box office, the actor has emerged as the formula of success to many directors. On Salman’s 51st birthday, here is the list of movies that not only broke records but also set the new ones.
Sultan: The movie directed by Ali Abbas Zafar portrayed Salman as a wrestler. With his humorous dialogues and entertaining dance moves, the movie entered the 100 crore club within just three days of its release. For the first time, Salman was seen romancing Anushka Sharma in the flick.
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: The film marked the collaboration of Salman with director Sooraj Barjatya after a long gap of 16 years. Released on Diwali, the film burst crackers at the box office and became one of the highest grossers of 2015.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan: The film was different from Salman’s previous movies. Apart from Salman and Kareena, it had many important characters. Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and little Harshali Malhotra shined on the silver screen. The beautiful story of the flick left many teary eyed in theatres.
Ek Tha Tiger Salman teamed up with the talented director Kabir Khan for the first time for this flick. The movie received strong response at the box office and became the highest grossing Bollywood film of 2012 making it to the 100-crore club.
Dabangg and Dabangg 2: The first instalment of the flick marked the debut of actress Sonakshi Sinha. With some witty dialogues and commendable action sequences, both the instalments made their entry to the 100 crore club.