Vidyut Jammwal-starrer Khuda Haafiz: Chapter II – Agni Pariksha has opened low on the field workplace. It collected round Rs 1.5 crore on its first day of release, in line with a Pinkvilla report. The numbers are similar to what Aditya Roy Kapur’s motion movie, Rashtra Kavach Om, made on its first day of release final week.
Agni Pariksha is a direct sequel to Vidyut’s 2020 movie Khuda Haafiz, which was launched immediately on Disney+ Hotstar amid the pandemic. Both movies are directed by Faruk Kabir and co-star Shivaleeka Oberoi.
Action movies have had a troublesome time attracting audiences to theatres this yr, with a number of high-profile movies resembling Dhaakad, Rashtra Kavach Om and Heropanti 2 tanking on the field workplace. The opinions for Khuda Haafiz 2 haven’t been type. Shubhra Gupta awarded it two stars out of 5 in her assessment for The Indian Express, calling it a ‘Vidyut Jammwal jamboree’.
Audiences are nonetheless turning up for Dharma’s romantic drama JugJugg Jeeyo, which made round Rs 80 lakh on Friday. The movie, starring Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Neetu Kapoor and Anil Kapoor, was launched on June 24 in theatres and has revamped Rs 80 crore thus far domestically. It is the yr’s fourth-biggest movie.
The best choice for the weekend will possible be Marvel’s Thor: Love and Thunder. The superhero movie made a powerful Rs 18 crore on its first day of release — a Thursday — and is predicted to carry out exceedingly nicely over the weekend, after registering robust advance bookings.