Clash of release dates of big budget films with super-big stars always draw interesting conclusions based on the box office performance.
Last year, SRK’s Om Shanti Om clashed with Sanjay Leela Bansali’s Saawariya and Shah Rukh Khan was the clear winner.
In 2008, the formidable combination of SRK and Aditya Chopra released Rab Ne Bana De Jodi which was comfortably cruising at the box office, when the tsunami of Aamir Khan’s Ghajini hit the marquee in 23 countries. Ghajini collected upwards of Rs 100 Crores in the first week itsrlf.
This January, SRK’s Billu Barber and Akshay Kumar’s Chandini Chowk to China will clash at the box office for Sankranthi honours.