The remake of 1997’s Salman Khan starrer Judwaa, Judwaa 2 is getting wonderful response at box office in it’s third week as well and emerged as third highest grossing movie of the year so far in Hindi cinema. Within 18 days of release, David Dhawan’s directorial has surpassed the lifetime total of superstar Akshay Kumar starrer Toilet Ek Prem Katha.
Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu starrer this action comedy received mixed reviews from critics though, but fortunately most of the audience found it entertaining and showed thumbs up. As a result, the movie is heading very smoothly at box office despite new offerings.
After a solid opening, Judwaa 2 remained strong throughout the opening week and raked the business of 98.08 crores, that included 59.25 crores of weekend and 38.83 crores of weekdays from 3500 screens across the country.
In the second week, despite Saif Ali Khan’s Chef and other new offerings it registered good performance and did the business of 27.76 crores with 18.10 crores of weekend and 9.66 crores of weekdays.
Then in the third weekend as well, Varun starrer remained steady and bagged the amount of 7.19 crores that included 1.72 crore of Friday, 2.65 crores of Saturday and 2.82 crores of Sunday. After 17 days of release, total collection of Judwaa 2 was recorded as 133.03 crores.
Now once again Sajid Nadiadwala’s production is in weekdays but still has enough hold over the audience. On 3rd Monday, it minted 1.25 crore with 27.30% of drop than previous day. While on 3rd Tuesday, Judwaa 2 garnered 1.10 crore and raised it’s 19 days total collection to 135.38 crores.