Aamir Khan is Bollywood’s Santa Claus, he has a penchant for coming up with smash blockbuster hits in the Christmas reason. If Salman Khan books Eid, Shah Rukh Khan rules the Diwali season, the Christmas season belongs to Ace Khan.
Let us look at the 100 percent track record of Aamir Khan during Christmas –
Taare Zameen Par (2007) – Aamir Khan directed and acted in ‘Taare Zameen Par’ which was not only a seminal movie but a heart-touching film that struck a chord in every heart. It still remains as one of the most lovable poignant movies of Indian cinema, seven years after it released.
Ghajini(2008) – Aamir Khan went for an image makeover, building his body and shaving off his head for the role of an amnesia-struck man lost for revenge in Ghajini, directed by M. Murgadooss. The romantic-action story struck gold in box office, and was the first 100 crore movie in Bollywood.
3 Idiots(2009)– This Raju Hirani- Aamir Khan collaboration was a rocking hit when it released on Christmas. Upon its release, it broke all previous box office records. 3 Idiots was the highest grossing film for the weekend back then and also enjoyed the highest opening collection for a Bollywood movie. It became the highest grossing Bollywood movie of all time worldwide earning $25 million before being overtaken by Dhoom 3 (2013) and Happy New Year (2014).
Dhoom 3 (2013) – Termed the biggest box office success story ever, Dhoom 3 went on make business in excess of Rs. 500 crores. It broke the record of Chennai Express to become the highest grossing Bollywood movie of all time, domestically and worldwide.