Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma Jab Harry Met Sejal was one of the most anticipated films of 2017. The fact that it was directed by Imtiaz Ali and which was the second release of the year for both actors added to the excitement surrounding the film. However, it was not able to deliver in terms of content or even at the box office; Critics said that aside from the chemistry of the main actors, there was nothing else that could redeem the movie.
According to a report on Koimoi.com, the film has made Rs 16.50 crores nett on its opening day. Taran Adarsh, an industry analyst, however, says he has earned Rs 15.25 crore. The morning shows of the film had 40-45 percent occupancy, and released through 3,200 screens.