After surpassing the lifetime total of Badrinath Ki Dulhania and Jolly LLB 2, now last week released Judwaa 2 has dominated superstar Salman Khan’s Tubelight as well at box office within 12 days of release. With this, it has emerged as the fourth highest grossing movie of the year in Hindi Cinema.
Judwaa 2 is an official remake of 1997’s Judwaa and starring Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu in lead roles. Directed by David Dhawan, unfortunately the movie has received mixed reviews from critics but got succeed to entertain most of the audience.
In the opening week, Sajid Nadiadwala’s production reported excellent performance and raked the business of 98.08 crores, that included 59.25 crores of weekend and 38.83 crores of weekdays from more than 3500 screens across the country.
Now this action comedy is running in it’s second week and still has good hold over the audience. In the weekend, on a steady note it did the business of 18.10 crores, that included 4.25 crores of Friday, 5.75 crores of Saturday and 8.10 crores of Sunday.
Then in weekdays, asusual Judwaa 2 witnessed some drop in footfalls but still getting well at box office. On 2nd Monday, the movie faced 31.5% of drop than Friday and minted 2.91 crores. While on Tuesday with almost slight drop, it collected 2.45 crores.
With this, Judwaa 2 has raised it’s 12 days total business to 121.54 crores and surpassed the lifetime total of Tubelight (119.26 crores) at domestic box office. Now it is the 5th highest grossing Hindi movie of the year after Baahubali 2, Raees and Toilet Ek Prem Katha.