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Total Votes: 143
Release Date 5 February, 2016
Budget ₹35 crores
Box Office India ₹33 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹73 crores
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This Sequel to the 1990 Film continues the story after 25 years, when the protagonist finishes his life sentence and starts leading a normal life, by starting his own Newspaper which is about Truth. But, when the video of his mentor surfaces, Ajay Mehra does all he can to find the murderers and give his mentor the deserved Justice.

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True Adj Domestic Net ₹56.43 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹124.83 (
) crores

Movie Reception

The film earned on a solid note on its opening day and witnessed an excellent growth over the first weekend. The film crossed the mark of Rs. 20 crores in the first three days and also performed well over the weekdays. This took the film to a good total of over Rs. 33 crores in the first week.

Ghayal Once Again was expected to maintain its stronghold in the week 2 but it failed to do so. Hence, the end result is the closure of its journey at the box office with a lifetime total of Rs. 40 crores. It performed well in the overseas which resulted in a worldwide total of over Rs. 70 crores.

Full Cast & Characters

Sunny DeolAjay Mehra
Om PuriACP Joe D'Souza
Shivam PatilRohan
Rishabh AroraVarun
Diana KhanZoya Sehgal
Aanchal MunjalAnushka (Ajay Mehra's Daughter)
Soha Ali KhanRiya
Narendra JhaRaj Bansal
Manoj JoshiHome Minister Kaka Sahib
Tisca ChopraSheetal Bansal
Ruhanika DhawanAnanya Bansal
Sachin KhedekarLawyer Kriplani and Rohan's father
Ramesh DeoAnushka's grandfather and Varsha's father
Nadira BabbarRaj Bansal's mother
Zakir HussainPolice Commissioner
Satyajeet PuriAjay Mehra's Friend and Al Noor

Fun Facts & Triva

  • Earlier, the film was titled as "Ghayal Returns".
  • Sunny Deol had gone bald for this movie. He had never attempted this before.
  • Prakash Raj was selected to play the role of a villain but the delay of the film resulted in his departure from it.
  • It is a sequel to the superhit film, Ghayal and it came after 25 years of its prequel.
  • Soha Ali Khan's role was earlier given to Vidya Balan and Bipasha Basu but they both rejected the offer.
  • Ashwani Chaudhary was to direct the film initially but in the end, Palhaj Nihalani got the chance to work as a director in the film.
  • Satyajeet Puri returned to the cinema world with this movie after a long gap.
  • Dan Brandley worked as a stunt director for the first time in Bollywood in this movie.

Official Trailer