SBG Returns rakes in 12.75 crores
New Delhi: Tigmanshu Dhulia's Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns, which released at the box office last Friday, got a great opening and has managed to collect Rs12.75 crore over the weekend.
The film, which stars Jimmy Sheirgill, Mahie Gill, Soha Ali Khan and Irrfan Khan, got rave reviews from critics on its release. It opened to a good response on Friday and the response got better on Saturday.
Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted saying, ""#SahebBiwiAurGangsterReturns collected approx Rs 12.75 cr nett in its opening weekend. Breakup:- Fri 3.50 cr, Sat 4.25 cr, Sun 5 cr."
On Saturday, he tweeted, "#SahebBiwiAurGangsterReturns Sat 4.25 cr. Good jump in Mumbai, Delhi, UP, Punjab and Eastern circuits".
The film is a sequel to 2011 hit Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster and was made in a budget of approximately Rs 7 crore. While Jimmy and Mahie reprise their roles from the previous film, Irrfan and Soha are new additions to the cast.
The music of the film is given by Mukhtar Sahota and lyrics are written by Sandeep Nath. It is produced by Tigmanshu Dhulia, Rahul Mittra and Nitin Tej Ahuja.