"When Ek Tha Tiger released in 2012, it collected around R 30 crore on its opening day. It's Republic Day today (Sunday), so the figures will be better. But it is expected to earn maximum Rs. 25 crore," he added.Directed by Salman's brother Sohail, the movie, which also stars newcomer Daisy Shah along with Tabu and Danny Denzongpa, is a political thriller with a heavy dose of action sequences featuring Salman. Read: Movie Review - Is Jai Ho even a film?Coincidentally, Salman's super hits Wanted, Dabangg, Dabangg 2 and Ek Tha Tiger -- were all action-packed dramas. And Jai Ho too belongs to the same category.Puneet Sahay of Spice Cinemas says audiences are not so excited about the film because of the same genre."On Friday, the occupancy was just 40% and Saturday was 50%. Sunday's morning shows were around 80%.
"Going by the performance, Jai Ho will probably touch Rs. 100 crore in a week, but not in the first three days of its release. Some people from the audience said that it's repetitive. People are probably fed up of the fact that he is continuously doing action movies," said Sahay.Read: After Jai Ho, Sohail and Arbaaz to direct films sans Salman