If you look at it from a cinematographic perspective, this time Eid will be very special. But not because of any Salman Khan movies, rather two Bollywood action stars are going to have a big run-in. Ajay Devgan, who has made a name for himself in the Hindi film industry through his stunts and action, and the most talented star of the new generation of Tiger Shrop movies, will be released on the same day. Includes the names of Ajay Devgan’s ‘Runway 34’ and Tiger Shrop’s ‘Heropanti 2’. What will happen at the box office due to the collision of these two films, only time will tell, but the truth is that from the road to social networks, both films will be discussed a lot. Both stars have a huge fan behind it. Ajay Devgan has been ruling Bollywood for the last three decades. He has a long list of fans of action and comedy movies. At the same time, Tiger Shroff has made quite a name for himself in a very short time. Tiger, who made his debut with the 2014 movie ‘Heropanti’, is coming up with a sequel to this one, obviously people will like it.
This is not the first time that an Ajay Devgan film has competed with a major star’s film at the box office. This has happened many times before. But every time Ajay Devgan’s film has done a good business at the box office. Let us know when this happened…
1. Tanhaji vs. Chhapaak
Release date – January 10, 2020
Tanhaji Collection – Rs 370 crore
Chhapaak Collection – Rs 55 crore
Ajay Devgan, Saif Ali Khan and Kajol, starring in ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’, directed by Om Raut, and Deepika Padukone, and Vikrant Messi, starring in ‘Chhapaak’, directed by Meghna Gulzar, premiered together on January 10 of 2020. There were big Bollywood stars in both movies, so there was sure to be a clash between the movies. The first clash happened with the screens, in which Ajay Devgan won. ‘Tanaji’ got 3,880 screens in India and 660 overseas, while ‘Chhapaak’ opened on a total of 2,160 screens. Due to this, there was also a difference between the earnings of both films. Made at a cost of Rs 150 million, ‘Tanaji’ had a box office gross of Rs 370 million, while ‘Chhapaak’ made at Rs 45 million could only earn Rs 55 million. In this way, Ajay Devgan’s film became the highest grossing film even during the Corona period. Chhapaak was co-produced by Fox Star Studios, Deepika Padukone, and Meghna Gulzar. Ajay Devgan and Bhushan Kumar have jointly produced Tanaji.
2. Shivaay vs. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (Shivaay vs. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil)
Release date: October 28, 2016
Shivaay Collection – Rs 150 crore
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil Collection – Rs 240 crore
Ajay Devgan’s directorial ‘Shivaay’ and Karan Johar’s Ranbir Kapoor’s directorial debut ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ were released in theaters on October 28, 2016. The film Shivaay, made at a cost of Rs 103 million , earned 150 million rupees, while the 70 million rupees film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil earned 240 million rupees. In this way, Ajay Devgan’s film Shivaay was a commercial success despite Karan Johar’s film, adorned with stars like Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Aishwarya Rai, topping the box office. It lasted more than 50 days at the box office. It won the 64th National Film Awards in the year 2017. It was also screened at the Shanghai International Film Festival on June 17, 2017. The songs became very famous with the story of the movie ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’. The songs written by Amitabh Bhattacharya have been composed by Pritam. Not only this, actors like Shahrukh Khan, Imran Abbas, Lisa Haydon, Alia Bhatt, and Neha Dhupia made cameo appearances.
3. Son of Sardaar vs. Jab Tak Hai Jaan (Son of Sardaar vs. Jab Tak Hai Jaan)
Release date: November 13, 2012
Son of Sardar Collection – Rs 160 crore
Jab Tak Hai Jaan Collection – Rs 211 crore
The movie ‘Son of Sardar’ is the Hindi remake of the Telugu blockbuster ‘Maryada Ramanna’. It stars Ajay Devgan, Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjay Dutt, and Juhi Chawla in the lead roles. This movie is directed by Ashwini Dhir. The special thing about this movie is that Ajay wore a turban for the second time. Previously, he was seen wearing a turban in Rajkumar Santoshi’s film ‘The Legend of Bhagat Singh’. The film was released in theaters on November 13, 2012 along with Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma starring in ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ directed by Yash Chopra. ‘Son of Sardar’, made at a cost of 30 million rupees, had a gross of 160 million rupees, while the film ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ made with a budget of 50 million rupees earned 211 million rupees. If you look at it this way, both movies did good business at the box office. Business for films released on Diwali is generally good. The main reason behind this is that the weekend gets along with the festivity of the festival. This makes the movie good.
4. Golmaal 3 vs. Action Replay
Release date: November 5, 2010
Golmaal Collection 3 – Rs 170 crore
Action Replay Collection – Rs 48 crore
The comedy-drama film ‘Golmaal 3’ directed by Rohit Shetty is the third part of the Golmaal franchise. Superstars Ajay Devgan, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapu, Kunal Khemu, Shreyas Talpade, Kareena Kapoor, Johnny Lever, Ratna Pathak Shah, Mithun Chakraborty have the lead roles in this movie. The science fixation romantic comedy Action Ripley is directed by Vipul Shah. Aditya Roy Kapur, Neha Dhupia, Om Puri, Kirron Kher have major roles along with Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai in this movie. Both movies were released in theaters on November 5, 2010. In this, ‘Golmaal 3’, made at a cost of Rs 35 crore, grossed Rs 170 crore, while the Action Replayy movie, made at a budget of 55 million rupees, he earned 48 million rupees. In this way, Akshay Kumar’s film failed in front of Ajay Devgan. Despite having big stars, the film could not even recover its cost.