After raking in Rs 4.20 crores at the box office on its release day, Saunkan Saunkne produced by Naad Studios, Zee Studios and Dreamiyata Entertainment, has become the highest grossing Punjabi film at the box office by earning Rs 18.10 crores over the weekend.
The movie featuring Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta and Nimrat Khaira and directed by Amarjit Singh Saron, has broken the box office record of Diljit Dosanjh's Honsla Rakh by becoming the biggest grosser of Punjabi cinema, thereby running successfully in cinema halls with a terrific word of mouth.
Lo ji Inn do behno di jodi toh ho gayi Superhit!!!!
Tussi bhi vekh ke aao!#SaunkanSaunkane in cinemas now.@ammyvirk @sargun_mehta #NimratKhaira #AmarjitSinghSaron #AmberdeepSingh @_ravidubey @Desicrewmusic @tipsofficial @kumartaurani @tipsregional pic.twitter.com/uHBsB1HWzT
— Zee Studios (@ZeeStudios_) May 14, 2022
#Punjabi film #SaunkanSaunkne springs a wonderful surprise, takes a SMASHING START on Day 1... The numbers are a morale booster for the #Punjabi film industry... The word of mouth is terrific, a solid weekend total is on the cards... Fri 2.25 cr. pic.twitter.com/v9cfzWvF6h
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 14, 2022
Last Friday witnessed three movies clashing at the box office including YRF's Jayeshbhai Jordaar as well as two regional films by ZEE Studios - Dharmaveer Mukkam Post Thane (Marathi) and Saunkan Saunkne (Punjabi).
#Marathi film #Dharmaveer goes from strength to strength with each passing day... The day-wise growth is absolutely fantastic... Fri 2.05 cr, Sat 3.17 cr, Sun 3.86 cr. Total: 9.08 cr. pic.twitter.com/v8HBKesErX
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 16, 2022
As for Zee Studios, they have truly managed to have a successful run for their films with The Kashmir Files managing to break several records and being an absolute post pandemic success. Dharmaveer features Prasad Oak in the titular role while Saunkan Saunkne features Sargun Mehta, Ammy Virk, and Nimrat Khaira in leading roles.