Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani starrer Jugjugg Jeeyo has hit the cinemas today, it is a family drama, directed by Raj Mehta (Good Newwz), backed by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions in association with Viacom 18 Studios.
The trailer of the film has already created a buzz amongst the cinephiles, it was released a month ago and so far has garnered over 4.3 crore views and 6L likes.
Jugjugg Jeeyo received mixed to positive reviews from the critics, Zinia Bandyopadhyay from News 18 gave the film 3.5/5, Ronak Kotecha of TOI gave 3.5/5 stars, Subhra Gupta of Indian Express gave 2.5/5, and India Today’s Tushar Joshi gave 3.5 out of 5 stars. They praised the screenplay, writing, and performance of the main cast, especially Anil Kapoor-Varun Dhawan’s father-son act.
Till Wednesday morning the Jugjugg Jeeyo had sold over 15,000 tickets, worth 3 Cr gross at the three national properties, now as per the recent reports, it sold 12,000+ tickets more till Thursday morning, overall Jugjugg Jeeyo sold around 28,000 tickets in the three multiplex chains (PVR, Inox, and Cinepolis). It is 50% of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 which had sold 52,100 tickets till Thursday morning for opening day.
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Box Office Collection
Varun starrer is releasing 3,375+ screens in the domestic market(India) and around 1000 screens overseas, the worldwide screen counts are 4375+.
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 with the above advance sales had done the opening business of Rs 14.11 Cr, now going by the early trends and advance bookings, it seems Jugjugg Jeeyo will open at Rs 8-10 Cr. However, if it got fantastic spot bookings then the numbers would be in the range around Rs 10-12 Cr.