The much-talked-about and immensely promoted Ranveer Singh starrer Jayeshbhai Jordaar was released last week on Friday. Despite the immense hype and nationwide promotions, the film took off to a tepid start at the box office. After drawing in just Rs. 3.25 cr on Day 1, the business of the film continued to remain low over its first Saturday and Sunday in theatres as well.
In this box office report, we look at the opening weekend collections of Jayeshbhai Jordaar while comparing the same to previous releases of 2022. Collecting Rs. 12 cr Jayeshbahi Jordaar ranks as the tenth highest opening weekend grosser of the year. In fact, the business of the film does not manage to surpass previous releases like KGF – Chapter 2 which collected Rs. 193.99 cr, RRR which collected Rs. 75.57 cr, Gangubai Kathiawadi which collected Rs. 39.12 cr, Bachchhan Paandey that collected Rs. 36.17 cr, The Kashmir Files that collected Rs. 27.15 cr, Heropanti 2 that collected Rs. 16 cr, Radhe Shyam that collected Rs. 13.94 cr, Runway 34 collected Rs. 13 cr and Jersey collected Rs. 12.21 cr.
Going forward, Jayeshbhai Jordaar is likely to face an uphill task at the box office. As per trade predictions, the business of the Ranveer Singh will face a drop in collections over the weekdays with estimates indicating a bleak collection spate at the box office.
Top 10 Highest Opening Weekend Grossers of 2022 at a glance:
KGF – Chapter 2 – Rs. 193.99 cr
RRR – Rs. 75.57 cr
Gangubai Kathiawadi – Rs. 39.12 cr
Bachchhan Paandey – Rs. 36.17 cr
The Kashmir Files – Rs. 27.15 cr
Heropanti 2 – Rs. 16 cr
Radhe Shyam – Rs. 13.94 cr
Runway 34 – Rs. 13 cr
Jersey – Rs. 12.21 cr
Jayeshbhai Jordaar – Rs. 12 cr