Karan Malhotra's 'Brothers' starring Akshay Kumar and Sidharth Malhotra opened to mixed reviews. However the film has set the cash registers ringing at the box office. It has minted an impressive Rs. 52.08 crores at the ticket windows over the first weekend.
The film received an opening of Rs.15.21 crores on Friday. Saturday saw a jump of 40% in the collections as it grossed Rs. 21.43 crores. On Sunday 'Brothers' did a business of Rs. 15.45 crores.
Directed by Karan Malhotra and produced by Dharma Productions, 'Brothers' also stars Jackie Shroff and Jacqueline Fernandez. It narrates the tale of two brothers played by Akshay and Sidharth, who reconcile with their tumultuous relationship after entering a MMA competition.