John Abraham’s Batla House is all set to open in theatres tomorrow, on an auspicious occasion of Independence day. With the positive critical acclaim flowing in, all eyes are set on the kind of a start it takes on D-Day. The movie belongs to a different genre from John’s last Independence day release, Satyameva Jayate, which was an out and out massy affair. Nonetheless, despite a clash with Akshay Kumar’s Mission Mangal, the movie is on its way to rake in one of the biggest openings for the actor.
Let’s take a look at top 5 openers of John Abraham:
Satyameva Jayate (2018)
John Abraham’s last year release surpassed all the expectations on an opening day despite a clash with Akshay Kumar’s Gold. It collected 20.52 crores.
Race 2 (2013)
Backed by chartbuster music and sequel factor, Race 2 started its journey on a rocking note with a collection of 15.10 crores coming on the first day.
Welcome Back (2015)
Just like Race 2, Welcome Back too enjoyed an advantage of a popular franchise. The multistarrer comedy opened with a figure of 14.25 crores on day 1.
Dishoom featured Varun Dhawan in lead, apart from John Abraham. It enjoyed a decent pre-release buzz due to its crackling one-liners and popular music. It clocked 11.05 crores on opening day.
Shootout At Wadala (2013)
John Abraham stepping into the role of gangster garnered immense buzz for the movie before its release. It collected 10.10 crores on opening day.
Now, coming back to Batla House, John Abraham is once again is back in his forte of playing a patriot, in which he has tasted a huge success. Being based on the real-life incident, the movie is all set to take a big start at the box office and it will be interesting to manage his highest opener Satyameva Jayate.