It has been a phenomenal day one collection for Rohit Shetty's multi-starrer flick 'Golmaal Again'. The film that stars Ajay Devgn, Parineeti Chopra, Tusshar Kapoor, Arshad Warsi, Kunal Kemmu, Shreyas Talpade and Tabu in pivotal roles, is a laughter riot.
According to a report on BoxofficeIndia.com, the film opened to Rs 33-34 crore nett approx, which is one of the highest figures any Bollywood film has opened to in 2017. The film has recorded the highest occupancy seen in a long time across India, Mumbai circuit itself recorded Rs 14 crore collections, further states the report.
The story revolves around the gang of five — Gopal (Ajay), Madhav(Arshad), Lucky (Tusshar), Laxman (Shreyas) and Laxman, again! (Kunal), orphans who have been raised in Seth Jamnadas' orphanage in Ooty. When they return to their orphanage to mourn the death of their mentor, they hear that an avaricious builder, Vasu Reddy (Prakash Raj) and his associate, Nikhil (Neil) have designs on the ashram and the adjoining plot owned by Colonel Chouhan (Sachin Khedekar).
The jugadu (wheeler-dealer) gang decides to stall the builders. However, they realise that in their absence, some friendly ghosts too have started to reside in the area. Anna Mathew (Tabu), who can talk to spirits, acts as the guide to the gang.
The film's trailer was played a few times at New York's Times Square recently at the behest of the audience present there. A thousand-strong crowd, comprising non-resident Indians and foreigners, had gathered for a dekko. They were left in splits after watching the trailer. Amidst claps and whistles, some people were even overheard discussing their plans to watch the film in cinemas as soon as it releases. The film is sure to create waves at the box office.