Ok Jaanu 1st Day Collection / Ok Jaanu 1 Day Collection : The first big release of Bollywood this year was finally released. With Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor, Ok Jaanu is the remake of the romantic film Tamil by Mani Ratnam, Ok Kanmani. The film began on a decent note the first day at the box office. Ok Jaanu witnessed about 25% occupancy in the morning shows, reported Koimoi. The film would have opened well in multiplexes in metros. Ok Jaanu should experience growth on Saturday and Sunday. The film was released on 1,400 screens.
Ok Jaanu 1st Day Collection, Day 1 Box Office Collection
The other outing this weekend is Haraamkhor featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Shweta Tripathi. The film saw an occupancy of 5-10% across the country. Ok Jaanu will also have strong competition from Deepika Padukone and Vin Diesel starrer xxx: Return Of Xander Cage, which is released today in the country before its worldwide release.
Aditya and Shraddha work together for the second time after successfully playing Aashiqui 2. Aditya and Shraddha both need a shot like their latest films – Rock On 2 and Fitoor – failed to wok on the box- office. Ok Jaanu just two weeks before facing Shah Rukh Khan starrer Raees. However, it will certainly benefit from the success matching of Aditya and Shraddha.
Shubhra Gupta, a critic of Indian Express, wrote: “In the Hindi version, everything is played in the same way. Adi (Aditya Roy Kapoor) and Tara (Shraddha Kapoor) make a compulsive encounter cute, and follow this with a prelude too stretched that sees them comfortably stowed in a leafy bungalow under the protective eye of an elderly couple.
“In Ok Jaanu, we can see Shraddha has progressed on the scale of interpretation, and looks pretty and fresh. Aditya Roy Kapoor also has some nice stuff, but the whole company is beset by misery, which is surprising Because you can accuse Ratnam of anything but dull, “she added.