Welcome Back has obtained mixed reviews from viewers. While critics have outright degraded the movie, the viewers who enjoy slapstick comedy have managed to find the movie entertaining.
Welcome Back has released in over 3200 screens, which
is quite a good number for a Bollywood movie. Anil Kapoor had
recently told how the movie needs to become a hit at any cost and
from what trade experts have observed, the negative reviews have
not affected, the film is off to a decent start at the Indian
The film, which features John Abraham, Shruti Haasan, Anil
Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Nana Patekar, Paresh Rawal and Dimple
Kapadia, minted Rs.14.35 crore on its opening day, said a source
from the production house.
Taran Adarsh reported, "#WelcomeBack has an EXCELLENT Day 1...
Fri ₹ 14.35 cr. India biz... Biz should MULTIPLY further over the
He further reported the overseas collection as well,
"#WelcomeBack has a SOLID start Overseas. Thu+Fri: $ 1.2 million [₹
8 cr]. SUPERB!"
Check out the tweets of viewers about how the Welcome
Back movie is...
Milap Zaveri @zmilap
#DilDhadakneDo and #WelcomeBack in the same year! There is
hardly any actor who can boast of being as versatile and talented
Priya Gupta @priyaguptatimes
Leave your brains behind but take 2 stomachs that u can hold
when u laugh in #WelcomeBack...Nana & Anil are outstanding!!!
Kamaal R Khan-KRK @kamaalrkhan
It's interval n believe me #WelcomeBack is very good film till
here. Hope 2nd half will be superb also.
Kiaara Sandhu @KiaaraSandhu
Review #WelcomeBack. Simply Disgusting & Crap film with Bad
Performances & Story. @TheJohnAbraham Yawk. 1*/5*
#Welcomeback And then... What should I tell every thing!! Go and
watch it!! It's paisa vasul movie @shrutihaasan
Ankita Gautam @PerfectlyAnkit
#WelcomeBack review: A storm of utter nonsense with Anil Kapoor,
Nana Patekar, John Abraha...
don't think it will hold well. John stands no where near Akshay.
If you see John Abraham act in #WelcomeBack, you'll respect
Abhishek Bachchan as an actor!
#WelcomeBack missed comedy king(#bollywood actors)
@akshaykumar.He is best in that role.#WelcomeBack meaningless
Louis Noronha @TheLouisNoronha
#welcomeback is good, expected alot more . Nana and @AnilKapoor
managed to save the film with their perfect comic timing . 2.5 on 5