Varun Dhawan-led JugJugg (*40*) is managing to entertain the viewers and pull them to the theatre. The film had a good opening weekend with a collection of Rs 36.93 crore, and on its first Monday, it earned someplace between Rs 4.5-5 crore, taking the film’s whole collection to Rs 42 crore.
Though the film has been doing first rate business, it has not been capable of cross the Monday collections of this yr’s different main releases like Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Gangubai Kathiawadi and Samrat Prithviraj. As per a Bollywood Hungama report, JugJugg (*40*) is taking part in effectively in metros comparable to Delhi and Mumbai however is failing to draw the viewers in mass circuits. Now, it stays to be seen if the Raj Mehta directorial will survive the weekday take a look at and finish with a robust first-week haul.
JugJugg (*40*) couldn’t beat the opening weekend collections of Akshay Kumar’s historic drama Samrat Prithviraj, which minted Rs 39.40 crore within the first three days of its launch, however in the end flopped due to its huge finances. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi made Rs 39.12 crore through the first weekend and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 aced all of them with a collection of Rs 55.96 crore within the first weekend.
Ahead of its launch, film commerce consultants had expressed concern over the film’s business in Tier 2 and three cities. Film exhibitor Akshaye Rathi had instructed indianexpress.com, “I’ve no doubts JugJugg (*40*) will do phenomenally effectively within the metro cities and concrete India. The solely factor I wish to see is how effectively it performs in smaller cities and rural India as a result of the film’s solid has attraction past the metros however the matter of query is whether or not the film’s content material will attraction to the viewers past city India.”
JugJugg (*40*) has obtained a blended response from the viewers and film critics. The Indian Express’ Shubhra Gupta has given a 2.5-star ranking. In her evaluation, she wrote, “Anil Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani film falls again on the acquainted Big Fat Punjabi Wedding with opulent units and marriage ceremony naach-gaana each time issues threaten to get actual and spiky.”