First day box-office collection of ‘Action Jackson’

Ajay Devgn, Sonakshi Sinha and Yami Gautam starrer ‘Action Jackson’ hit the silver screen today and it showed a good occupancy in the morning shows. Released in 3500 screens, the action drama received a good response in Northern India. Considering the fact that Prabudeva never miss to entertain his audience, this time also it is hopeful that he will strike the right chord of the audience heart.

The numbers are expected to increase in the night and evening shows and it is estimated that ‘Action Jackson’ will earn between 12-14 crores in the opening day. Trade analysts estimated a weekend collection of around 35 crores and it all depends on the positive words of mouth from the audience as the film received an average remarks from the critics.

As none of the film worked well in November, trade analysts are keeping their fingers crossed for good collection from ‘Acion Jackson’ in December.

"The film looks good and the songs are also very catchy. Since nothing worked out in November, this film will definitely take a gigantic opening and will be followed by a bumper weekend. It's a Prabhu Dheva film and all his films are entertaining," Box Office quoted Rajesh Thadani of Multimedia Combines as saying.

Sanjay Ghai of Mukta Arts said that ‘Action Jackson’ might earn Rs 15 crore on day one.

"This film will heal the wounds of all exhibitors, who underwent a dry spell last month. In spite of releasing on a non-holiday, Action Jackson will earn Rs 15 crore on day one," Ghai said, according to Box Office.

Moreover, audience like the pairing of Ajay and Sonakshi. This is the couple’s second film together after ‘Son of Sardaar’.