The clash between Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 and Parwaaz Hai Junoon can be termed as the most successful one in recent years. Both the films emerged blockbusters with Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 becoming highest grosser of all time whereas Parwaaz Hai Junoon becoming highest grossing film for Hamza Ali Abbasi.
The films clashed over the Eid ul Azha two years back and we saw excellent turnout on opening day. Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 had roped in PKR 29 million on Eid Day One which fell on Wednesday, This was biggest opening day of all time for Pakistani films. Furthermore, Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2’s opening day numbers are 5th biggest ever.
Parwaaz Hai Junoon roped in little under PKR 18 million on opening day which was extremely strong number as the film was up against a big brand i.e. Jawani Phir Nahi Ani. Fahad Mustafa’s Load Wedding also roped in PKR 9 million which took Eid Day One’s total gross over PKR 56 million. This number stands tall as best opening day for the market.
The three films saw good picks the next day and cumulative Eid Day Two business of the three films stand tall as best day for Pakistani box office till date.
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