Welcome Back, the latest installment of 2007’s super hit movie Welcome is releasing this week on 4th of September. The movie is directed by Anees Bazmee and produced by Firoz A. Nadiadwala & F.M. Khan under the banners Base Industries Group, A.A. Nadiadwala & Swiss Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. Welcome Back is being distributed worldwide by Eros International.
It features the same star cast Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar & Paresh Rawal as its prequel except the lead stars Akshay & Katrina. This time John Abraham & Shruti Haasan are playing the lead roles in the movie. In addition Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia & Ankita Srivastava are also be seen in supporting characters.
Fans of Akshay & Katrina are little bit disappointed with their absence in the sequel but still the movie is flying on hype among audience, as John & Shruti are also having huge fan following. This time the budget of the movie is very high, also it is being promoted on high scale. So everyone is expecting a good start by the movie on box office.
After watching the trial show, some external critics are reviewing Welcome Back as crap movie. Also the movie is not getting any impressive response for advance booking. But still movie is expected to get advantage of star power and its first day collection would be around 8.5 – 9 crores*. Its total lifetime domestic business is expected to be around 70 – 75 crores at most.
The prediction report is made on the basis of pre-release response towards Welcome Back, exact picture will be cleared after the first show of it on 4th Sept.