Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Jawan’ has taken the box office by storm, becoming the most awaited film of the year. Released on September 7, the film has garnered immense praise from both audiences and critics. On its first day, ‘Jawan’ achieved a remarkable feat by surpassing the previous record for the highest opening-day collection. According to the box office collection tracking website Sacnilk.com, ‘Jawan’ raked in an astounding Rs 75 crore on its debut.
‘Jawan’ Sets New Box Office Milestone
The Hindi version of ‘Jawan’ contributed a significant Rs 65 crore to the film’s total earnings. Additionally, the Tamil and Telugu versions brought in Rs 5 crore each, culminating in a massive Rs 75 crore for its first-day box office collection. Notably, ‘Jawan’ witnessed the highest audience occupancy during night shows, registering an impressive 69.34 percent. In contrast, morning shows had an overall occupancy of 46.11 percent.
A Star-Studded Ensemble
‘Jawan’ boasts an ensemble cast featuring the acclaimed South Indian actress Nayanthara alongside Shah Rukh Khan. The film also stars Vijay Sethupathi in the role of the antagonist. Furthermore, Sanya Malhotra, Priyamani, and Sanjita Bhattacharya play pivotal roles. Deepika Padukone makes an extended cameo appearance. Shah Rukh Khan showcases his versatility by portraying a dual role in this multistarrer film, directed by Atlee.
‘Jawan’ has left an indelible mark on the box office, with its extraordinary day-one earnings catapulting it into the ranks of the biggest blockbusters in Indian cinema.