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70 7 10
Total Votes: 72
Release Date 13 November, 2012
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Budget ₹78 crores
Box Office India ₹102 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹210 crores
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This is a triangle love story between Samar Anand, Meera Thapar, and Akira. Samar while teaching Meera playing guitar falls in love with her but she rejected him for a mere superstition. Later, he joins Army as a bomb diffuser and then enters a carefree girl Akira, who wants to make a documentary on his life. While interrogating him about his life she falls in love with him but the complexity arises when Meera re-enters in Samar’s life. What will be the end of these two love stories? Will Samar choose Meera over Akira?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹12.61 crores
Saturday₹12.55 crores
Sunday₹15.35 crores
First Weekend₹40.51 crores
Monday₹10.20 crores
Tuesday₹9.50 crores
First Week₹72.27 crores
Second Week₹15.69 crores
Third Week₹2.50 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹102 crores
Worldwide Gross₹210 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹161.16 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹331.8 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Jab Ta Hai Jaan took one of the best openings of that year and put an excellent total over its first weekend. It faced a drop on the first Monday but still, it held well over the weekdays to cross Rs. 70 crores in its first week. In the second week, the drop was big and the film could only manage to earn Rs. 15 crores approx. in week 2.

The third week remained poor and it could only manage to take its lifetime total over Rs. 100 crores. Jab Tak Hai Jaan was the third highest grosser of that year after Ek Tha Tiger and Dabangg 2.

Full Cast & Characters

Shah Rukh KhanMajor Samar Anand, a soldier for the Bomb Disposal Squad
Katrina KaifMeera Thapar
Anushka SharmaAkira Rai
SarikaDr. Zoya Ali Khan
Prerak PatelSamar' Boss
Sharib HashmiSamar's best friend and roommate
Amarinder SodhiCaptain Kamal Singh
Varun ThakurLieutenant Hari Krishnan
Anupam KherMr Thapar, Meera's father
Rishi KapoorImraan, Meera's step-father
Neetu SinghPooja, Meera's mother

Fun Facts & Triva

  • The released on the 50th anniversary of Yash Chopra's career.
  • Aditya Chopra, the son of Yash Chopra directed the romantic scenes in the film.
  • The start of the film shooting was postponed and it began 2 months later from its initial date.
  • "Jab Tak Hai Jaan" poem in the movie was written by Aditya Chopra.
  • Shah Rukh Khan gave his first on-screen kissing scene in the film.
  • Yash Raj made his comeback to the Indian cinema after a gap of 8 years, since Veer Zara.

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