Karachi: ARY Films, Salman Iqbal Films and Six Sigma Plus’ latest release ‘Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2’ broke another record in its successful run since Eid-ul-Azha as it hit the Rs50Crore mark on box office, ARY News reported on Monday.
The movie, running to packed houses in Pakistan and abroad, became the fastest local production to collect Rs50Crore at the box office as the Humayun Saeed starrer made it in just 18 days after its release.
The latest box office figures show the movie has amassed 36.12 crores locally while its overseas collection stands at Rs14.71 crores.
The movie earlier broke the record of second day collection and became the first local production to collect Rs10Crore at the box office in just two days.
Released on Eid-ul-Azha, the movie has wowed fans both in the country and abroad.
JPNA 2 is a sequel of 2015 blockbuster ‘Jawani Phir Nahi’ and has also turned a new chapter in country’s cinema history as it is being termed better than the first one by critics and fans alike.
Directed by Nadeem Baig and Written by Vasay Chaudhry, the films’s star cast includes Humayun Saeed, Kubra Khan, Fahad Mustafa, Mawra Hocane, Uzma Khan, Sarwat Gilani and Ahmed Butt. The romantic comedy takes place three years after the original JPNA ended.
The movie is expected to break all previous records set by gems like Punjab Nahi Jaungi and Jawani Phir Nahi Ani as more and more people are thronging theaters to watch the romantic comedy both in Pakistan and rest of the world.