The most awaited movie of Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, Jagga Jasoos is finally in theaters with a very decent opening day with a box office collection of Rs 8.75 crore on day 1. Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif starring Jagga Jasoos are under making from last three long years and this Friday(14th July) it completed all its promotions and makings and is finally on screens. The excitement, exhaustion, and expectations of Anurag Basu and Ranbir Kapoor have for this movie is extremely high. But with the opening of 20-25%, it is expected for the film to pass the weekend test.
The film is a musical-adventure-drama with comedy on top, where Jagga(Ranbir Kapoor )is in search of his missing father(Saswata Chatterjee) and Shruti(Katrina Kaif) being the fun element as similar to Jagga’s Father. The film has the staggering budget of Rs 110 crore and to recover it, the film needs to do really good. But the movie is not a hardcore commercial script. The story is Disney film indulging kids and families. The film also stares Saswata Chatterjee, Saurabh Shukla, Sayani Gupta, Kiran Srinivas, Adah Sharma and Denzil Smith.
The film is also being compared to Anurag Basu’s “Barfi” which also came up with the decent collection of its opening day i.e. 8.15 Crore. Jagga Jasoos is Ranbir Kapoor’s 8th highest opening in his career. The film got 2410 screens all over, with more than 610 screens overseas and 1800 in India. The makers focused on key cinemas and multiplexes.
For the first-day box office collection, Taran Sharma, movie critic, twitted about the collection.
#JaggaJasoos Fri ₹ 8.57 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 15, 2017