The official remake of 1997’s Salman Khan starrer Judwaa, Judwaa 2 is ruling on box office from the very first day of release. After showing outstanding performance in the opening week, it is getting good response in second week as well and emerged as the 5th highest grossing movie of the year so far within 11 days.
Directed by David Dhawan, Judwaa 2 stars Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu in lead roles. All the actors have performed well but due to weak direction the movie received mixed reviews from critics. Although most of the audience found it entertaining and showing thumbs up.
In the opening week, this action comedy recorded wonderful occupancy throughout and did the business of total 98.08 crores, that included 59.25 crores of weekend and 38.83 crores of weekdays from more than 3500 screens at domestic box office.
The movie is now running in second week and despite having Saif Ali Khan’s Chef and other new arrivals, it raked good business of 18.10 crores in the weekend with 4.25 crores of Friday, 5.75 crores of Saturday and 8.10 crores of Sunday. After 10 days, total collection of Judwaa 2 was recorded as 116.18 crores.
Now once again the Sajid Nadiadwala’s production has been entered in weekdays and started getting lesser footfalls than before. On 2nd Monday, it faced 31.5% of drop than Friday and minted the amount of 2.91 crores. With this, total 11 days collection of Judwaa 2 has become 119.09 crores.
Varun Dhawan starrer is now the 5th highest grossing movie of the year by surpassing the lifetime total of Badrinath Ki Dulhania (116.60 crores) and Jolly LLB 2 (117 crores). Judwaa 2 has also emerged as Varun’s second highest grosser.