Jug Jugg Jeeyo is a 2022 Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by Raj Mehta and produced by Karan Johar under his banner Dharma Productions. The film stars Anil Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Varun Dhawan, and Kiara Advani in the lead roles, with Manish Paul, Prajakta Koli, and Tisca Chopra in supporting roles.
|Movie Title||Jug Jugg Jeeyo|
|Genre||Comedy, Drama, Romance|
|Cast||Anil Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Prajakta Koli, Maniesh Paul|
|Producer||Dharma Productions, Viacom18 Studios|
|Release Date||June 24, 2022|
|Box Office||₹1.86 billion (US$23 million)|
|Plot||A dysfunctional family comes together for a wedding, where long-held secrets and hidden tensions threaten to tear them apart.|
|Critical Reception||The film received mixed reviews from critics. Some praised the performances, humor, and family drama, while others criticized the writing and direction.|
|Audience Reception||The film was a commercial success, grossing over ₹1.86 billion worldwide. It was the fifth-highest-grossing Hindi film of 2022.|
|Awards||The film won two awards at the Zee Cine Awards, including Best Ensemble Cast and Best Background Score.|
The film follows the story of two couples, Kukoo (Kiara Advani) and Bheem (Varun Dhawan), and Naina (Neetu Singh) and Bheem’s father, Bheem Sr. (Anil Kapoor). Kukoo and Bheem are a young couple who are struggling to make their marriage work, while Naina and Bheem Sr. are an older couple who are facing the challenges of aging and retirement. When Bheem and Kukoo decide to get a divorce, it forces their families to confront their own issues and secrets.
Jug Jugg Jeeyo has an IMDB rating of 7.2 out of 10 based on over 100,000 reviews. The film has been praised by critics for its performances, direction, and humor.
Jug Jugg Jeeyo has received positive reviews from critics. The Indian Express praised the film’s performances, writing that “Anil Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor are in top form, and Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani are both excellent.” The Times of India called the film “a heartwarming and entertaining family comedy.” NDTV gave the film 3.5 stars out of 5, writing that it is “a well-made film with a lot of heart.”
The budget for Jug Jugg Jeeyo is estimated to be ₹80 crore (US$10 million).
Jug Jugg Jeeyo grossed over ₹233 crore (US$29 million) worldwide. The film was a commercial success at the box office, and it was the highest-grossing Hindi-language film of 2022.
Jug Jugg Jeeyo is a heartwarming family comedy with a message. It is a well-made film with strong performances and humor. The film is sure to please audiences of all ages.