Jumanji: The Next Level domestic box office collection: Dwayne Johnson-starrer earns Rs 14.55 cr in two days

Jumanji: The Next Level released alongside Mardaani 2, The Body and Mamangam in India.

FP Staff December 15, 2019 13:42:29 IST
Jumanji: The Next Level domestic box office collection: Dwayne Johnson-starrer earns Rs 14.55 cr in two days

Jumanji: The Next Level, the much-awaited sequel to the adventure franchise, has earned a total of Rs 14.55 crore at the domestic box office. Thursday previews grossed Rs 1.15 crore for all language versions of the film, followed by Rs 5.05 crore on Friday and saw significant growth with Rs 8.35 crore on Saturday.

Trade analysts note that children and families have been the flocking to cinemas to watch this film.

Jumanji The Next Level domestic box office collection Dwayne Johnsonstarrer earns Rs 1455 cr in two days

A Jumanji: Next Level poster. Image from Twitter

Here are the latest box office figures

Variety reports that Jumanji: The Next Level has now taken over Frozen 2's place at the box office. It soon headed towards generating atleast $50 million in the opening weekend.

The fantasy comedy is being screened across more than 4000 locations in North America and took home $19.4 million on its opening day. In North America, not only has the film emerged as the highest opener for Sony, it also has the highest opening day numbers of all time for a comedy released in December.

It was recently reported that the film was leaked online by notorious piracy website Tamilrockers.

The first film of the franchise, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, showed how four high school teenagers are transported into a Jumanji video game as adult avatars, and find themselves pursued by jungle creatures and motorcycle assailants, jumping into waterfalls and encountering perilous caves. A nerdy teen becomes the muscle-bound Dwanye Johnson, a blonde cheerleader transforms into the bespectacled Black, an introverted girl becomes a skimpily-clad Karen Gillan, while a buff football player transforms into the diminutive Kevin Hart.

However, the second instalment depicts a new version of Jumanji — while they are used to the jungle format of the original game, the avatars have been placed in a desert.

Jack Black, Nick Jonas, Karen Gillan, Awkwafina, and Danny DeVito are also part of the film's cast.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

SAG Awards ceremony moved to 4 April due to clash with Grammys 2021
Entertainment

SAG Awards ceremony moved to 4 April due to clash with Grammys 2021

Nominations for the upcoming SAG Awards will be announced on 4 February.

One Night in Miami movie review: Four US icons debate over what it means to be Black in America
Entertainment

One Night in Miami movie review: Four US icons debate over what it means to be Black in America

In her directorial debut, Regina King adapts the Kemp Powers play One Night in Miami, which imagines the four Black icons trying to reconcile their private lives with their public spheres.

Sacha Baron Cohen discusses Donald Trump's global social media ban, and the perils of 'freedom of speech'
Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen discusses Donald Trump's global social media ban, and the perils of 'freedom of speech'

Sacha Baron Cohen expresses his reservations against social media, calling them the "propagators of shared lies."