Excel Entertainment’s latest offering Fukrey Returns is all set to release worldwide on Friday with good initial hype. Being the sequel to much applauded surprise hit Fukrey (2013), the new one is buzzing among fans since it was announced. Everyone has positive expectations with this comedy drama.
Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, Fukrey Returns follows the story a year after from where the previous part was ended. The best part is, it features the original ensemble cast that includes Pulkit Samrat, Ali Fazal, Varun Sharma, Manjot Singh & Richa Chadha, Priya Anand, Vishakha Singh and Pankaj Tripathi.
With it’s trailer and promos, the movie made good impact over viewers. Also with smart promotion strategies, makers got succeed to create desired hype of Fukrey Returns among Hindi cinema fans across the country as well as overseas. These facts point toward a fair opening for it at domestic box office.
In 2013, Fukrey did the business of approx. 2.60 crores on a decent note and showed good growth over the weekend due to positive word of mouth. If we talk about current scenario, then in recent past we have witnessed two sequels based on similar genres Judwaa 2 & Golmaal Again performed excellently.
Although Fukrey Returns does not have much star attraction but the hype it is carrying because of the success of it’s prequel, seems enough to sail it to the shore. Also the early reviews for the movie are good, so it could take the opening in range of 3.5-4.5 crores. Further performance will depend on the response of audience.