New Delhi: Amidst a wave of fervent anticipation, ‘Jawan,’ starring the iconic Shah Rukh Khan, has finally hit the silver screen. The film’s release on September 7 has been nothing short of a cinematic celebration, with fans leaving no stone unturned to make this day unforgettable. ‘Jawan’ has not only lived up to the hype but has emerged as the biggest SRK opener ever.
While trade analysts had earlier predicted a ‘bare minimum’ opening collection of Rs 75 crore in India, early box office reports suggest that the film has already crossed the Rs 50-crore milestone. Here are the comprehensive details:
‘Jawan’ Triumphs with Rs 50 Crore Collection
As reported by Sacnilk, Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Jawan’ has soared past the impressive Rs 50-crore mark at the Indian box office. The film’s release was accompanied by tremendous buzz, and it has evidently made a remarkable opening.
This figure encompasses the advance data of upcoming shows, which was recorded at 5 am for the advance booking report. The film’s widespread appeal and the sheer star power of Shah Rukh Khan have undoubtedly contributed to this remarkable feat.
Trade analyst Akshaye Rathi, in an exclusive interaction with IndiaToday.in, had predicted that Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Jawan’ would effortlessly cross the ‘bare minimum’ benchmark of Rs 75 crore at the net box office in India, encompassing both the Hindi and Tamil versions, on its opening day.
Additionally, Rathi shared ambitious projections for the film’s performance over its first weekend, especially considering its Thursday release. He stated, “It is a slightly ambitious prediction, but what I really see happening, in terms of worldwide net box office, is Rs 400 crore on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday. And this is worldwide net, so India, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and overseas.”
‘Jawan,’ directed by the acclaimed Atlee, stars Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role, marking his highly-anticipated return to the silver screen. The film boasts a captivating musical score composed by Anirudh Ravichander and features an ensemble cast that includes Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Sunil Grover, Sanya Malhotra, and Sreejeta Bhattacharya. Additionally, Deepika Padukone makes an extended cameo appearance in this cinematic spectacle.
The film’s release has been met with an overwhelming response from fans and critics alike, cementing Shah Rukh Khan’s position as one of India’s most beloved and enduring cinematic treasures. ‘Jawan’ promises to be a remarkable addition to the Indian film landscape, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of its viewers.