Director Anees Bazmee, who has helmed projects like Ready, Welcome Back, Mubarakan and more, returned to the big screen with another comedy film Pagalpanti on November 22.
The film made a recent amount on the first days of its release – Rs 5 crore. It also got the cash registers ringing on the weekend as it made Rs 6.5 crore on Saturday and Rs 8.25 crore on Sunday.
The film is expected to see a fall in its box office numbers on Monday as it is expected to make just Rs 2.3 crore. Pagalpanti stars John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Arshad Warsi, Pulkit Samrat, Ileana D’Cruz, Urvashi Rautela and Kriti Kharbanda in lead roles.
Pagalpanti was released in theatres with Hollywood animated film Frozen 2. Frozen 2 has done decent business in India since its release. It made Rs 3.50 crore on the first day of its release. It subsequently made Rs 7 crore on Saturday and Rs 8.25 crore on Sunday.
Pagalpanti is John’s third film this year. Before this the actor was seen in Romeo Akbar Walter and Batla House.