In the year 2023, Shah Rukh Khan achieved remarkable success with two blockbuster movies, Pathaan and Jawan. Among these, Jawan holds a special place in the hearts of fans as director Atlee presented King Khan in an unprecedented mass avatar. The film made an astounding worldwide box office collection of approximately 1150 crores, with the Hindi version alone amassing over 590 crores nett.
What makes Jawan even more remarkable is its performance in the Tamil and Telugu markets. The dubbed versions in these languages collected a substantial 60 crores nett, setting a new record for a Bollywood film in these regions. Fans have been eagerly anticipating the film’s digital release, and and finally Jawan released on OTT platform Netflix on November 2, coinciding with SRK’s birthday.
Shah Rukh’s earlier blockbuster Pathaan too released on Amazon Prime the with some extra footage. Even Zero was released on Netflix in a different version than theatre cut. Now Jawan also arrived on Netflix with extra footage and extended cut.
Jawan Breaks All Records On Netflix
Shah Rukh’s Jawan made smashing debut on Netflix as film was number 2 in terms of viewing hours (15.9 millions) and number 2 in terms of views (5.2 millions). This film broke record of Gangubai Kathiawadi. Alia Bhatt starrer with 13.8 million viewing hours was biggest Indian film (non netflix).
Film defeated highest week record of RRR which was 18.4 million viewing hours. Now film has surpassed all records and clocked highest ever 25 Million hours in 10 days, this is HIGHEST ever for Hindi film ever! Film is number 3 non English content worldwide.
The Atlee Kumar’s directorial flick premiered on Netflix after 8 weeks of theatrical run and now, it has become the most-watched film in India in the first 2 weeks of launch, across all languages, on Netflix, the streamer announced.
Shah Rukh Khan And Netflix Expressed Their Happiness On Exceptional Response
Shah Rukh Khan expressed his delight at this big success and said (via The Hindu), “I am thrilled to share that Jawan is the most-watched film in India on Netflix. Releasing the extended version was our way of expressing gratitude to our fans for extending their unwavering love and support to the film”.
“The overwhelming response we’ve received from Netflix audiences only reaffirms the brilliance of Indian Cinema. Jawan is not just a film, it’s a celebration of storytelling, passion, and the vibrant spirit of our cinema and I couldn’t be prouder of its success on Netflix”, he added.
As Jawan transitions to the digital space, it has continued its record-breaking streak. The film not only featured the charismatic Shah Rukh Khan but also included a stellar ensemble cast, with Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Priyamani, Sanya Malhotra’s, Deepika Padukone, and Girija Oak playing pivotal roles. With such a star-studded lineup, Jawanpromises to captivate audiences in the digital realm, just as it did in theaters.
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