"Pathaan" is a gripping 2023 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film that is masterfully directed by Siddharth Anand and features a compelling screenplay written by Shridhar Raghavan and Abbas Tyrewala, based on a story by Anand. This cinematic masterpiece is the fourth installment in the esteemed YRF Spy Universe and boasts an ensemble cast, headlined by the iconic Shah Rukh Khan in the titular role. Alongside him, the immensely talented Deepika Padukone, the formidable John Abraham, the veteran actress Dimple Kapadia, and the versatile Ashutosh Rana deliver stellar performances. The film's plot revolves around Pathaan, a former RAW agent living in exile, who teams up with ISI agent Rubina Mohsin to thwart the nefarious plans of Jim, another ex-RAW agent intent on unleashing a deadly virus attack on India. Brace yourself for an adrenaline-pumping experience filled with action, suspense, and intense drama as Pathaan and Rubina Mohsin join forces to save the nation from an imminent catastrophe.


An Indian agent races against a doomsday clock as a ruthless mercenary, with a bitter vendetta, mounts an apocalyptic attack against the country.

Movie Information:

Genre:  Action | Adventure | Thriller

Release Date:  January 25, 2023 (United States)

Star Cast:  Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, John Abraham, Dimple Kapadia, Ashutosh Rana

Runtime:  2h 26m

Language:  Hindi, English, Russian

Country:  India

Production Company:  Yash Raj Films

Distributed By:  Yash Raj Films


Director:  Siddharth Anand

Writers:  Shridhar Raghavan, Abbas Tyrewala, Siddharth Anand

Producers:   Aditya Chopra

Composer:  Ankit Balhara, Sanchit Balhara, Vishal Dadlani, Shekhar Ravjiani

Cinematographer:  Satchith Paulose

Editor:  Aarif Sheikh

Production Design:  Rajat Poddar

Box Office Collection Day Wise:

Day Date Collection
Day 1 Jan 25, 2023 ₹ 57 cr.
Day 2 Jan 26, 2023 ₹ 70.50 cr.
Day 3 Jan 27, 2023 ₹ 39.25 cr.
Day 4 Jan 27, 2023 ₹ 53.25 cr.
Day 5 Jan 28, 2023 ₹ 60.75 cr.
Day 6 Jan 29, 2023 ₹ 26.50 cr.
Day 7 Jan 30, 2023 ₹ 23 cr.
Day 8 Jan 31, 2023 ₹ 18.25 cr.
Day 9 Feb 1, 2023 ₹ 15.65 cr.
Day 10 Feb 2, 2023 ₹ 14 cr.
Day 11 Feb 3, 2023 ₹ 23.25 cr.
Day 12 Feb 4, 2023 ₹ 28.50 cr.

Budget and Total Box Office Collection:

Budget:  ₹270 crore

Domestic:  ₹779 crore

Gross Worldwide:  ₹1,055 crore

Hit Or Flop?

"Pathaan (2023)" can be considered a commercial success. With a budget of ₹270 crore, it managed to earn ₹779 crore domestically and a total of ₹1,055 crore worldwide, indicating a substantial profit. However, it's important to note that IMDb rating of 5.9 suggests a mixed reception among audiences and critics. Nevertheless, its impressive box office performance indicates that it can be classified as a hit from a financial standpoint.