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Andhadhun rakes in the moolah at China box office with Rs 200 cr in 13 days

It is the fifth highest grossing Indian film in China after Dangal, Secret Superstar, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, and Hindi Medium

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Andhadhun Poster. Photo: Twitter @Andhadhunfilm
Andhadhun Poster. Photo: Twitter @Andhadhunfilm. It released on April 3 in China under the title "Piano Player"

Thriller drama "Andhadhun", directed by Sriram Raghavan, earned over Rs 200 crore at the in China, the makers announced Monday.

The film, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte, crossed the Rs 200 crore mark within 13 days of its release in the country.

It released on April 3 in under the title "Piano Player".

According to the makers, it is the fifth highest grossing Indian film in after "Dangal", "Secret Superstar", "Bajrangi Bhaijaan", and "Hindi Medium".

"We had no idea that our little 'experimental film' would travel so much. Experimental doesn't mean no fun. The film, I learn, is screening in both subtitled and dubbed versions in different screens. My whole team is super thrilled," Raghavan said in a statement here.

The critically-acclaimed film, produced by Sanjay Routray's Matchbox Pictures, ran successfully for over 75 days, earning over Rs 100 crore after its release in October 2018 back home in

Last week, "Andhadhun" opened (IFFLA) and also received a standing ovation in the presence of Tabu, Raghavan and Routray.

"This April has been especially exciting for all of us at Matchbox Pictures. We are overjoyed that his (Raghavan) vision and our film is being celebrated across the world now," added.

First Published: Mon, April 15 2019. 10:00 IST