Jab Harry Met Sejal container office: Shah Rukh-Anushka film starts well BY SAEED NASIR

Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma-starrer Jab Harry Met Sejal opened to 40% occupancy on day 1. Early on quotes suggest the Imtiaz Ali film might prove to be one of the cheapest openers of SRK.
Jab Harry Met Sejal is Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma’s third film alongside one another.

Shah Rukh Khan’s second release of 2017, Jab Harry Met Sejal, released on Fri and the film has disappointed trade pundits at the solution windows. While the film was expected to make an beginning of Rs 18-20 crore, early on estimates suggest it has rarely crossed Rs 16 crore.

According to Boxofficeindia, Jab Harry Met Sejal has collected Rs 15.5 crore on day one. Koimoi, on the other palm, reported an opening assortment of Rs 18 crore.

The final information are yet to reach, but the estimations suggest that Jab Harry Met Sejal may prove to be one of the cheapest openers of SRK recently.

The Imtiaz Ali film which includes Anushka Sharma as the leading lady reported over 40% occupancy in most urban centres through the morning hours shows. However, with the majority of the reviews of Jab Harry Met Sejal being critical, they may spoil the get together for the film in the coming days. It released across 3200 displays in India.

Jab Harry Met Sejal acquired a 40-45% occupancy each day shows according to early information. On multiplexes, the film observed a 25% occupancy rate.

The Imtiaz Ali film has recently acquired Rs 25 crore from satellite and distribution rights. Made at around budget of Rs 90 crore, Jab Harry Met Sejal needs to cross the Rs 150-crore symbol at the box office to be declared a hit.

Both Shah Rukh and Imtiaz need the film to just work at the field office as they may have not tasted success for some time now. While SRK’s previous release, Raees, collected over Rs 133 crore, it was not as big a success as trade expected. Anushka, on the other side, is on an absolute spree with her previous movies Sultan and Phillauri proving to be profitable for the manufacturers.

The opening amounts for past SRK motion pictures stand at Rs 19.20 crores (Admirer, 2016), Rs 21 crore (Dilwale, 2015) and Rs 44.97 crore (Happy New Time, 2014). Will Jab Harry Met Sejal manage to conquer these? We will bring you revisions soon.

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