Finally, Sanju directed by Rajkumar Hirani and featuring Ranbir Kapoor hit screens yesterday. The anticipation around this film was high after fans saw Ranbir stepping into Sanjay Dutt’s shoes and his transformation blew everyone’s mind when the teaser and the trailer of the film were out. People could not stop praising Ranbir for his transformation. The film has been receiving great reviews from critics as well as fans. On the first day of its release, Sanju earned Rs 34.75 Crore and became the biggest opener at the box office of 2018. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14 SHOCKING Eviction: Eijaz Khan Eliminated And It's Confirmed!
With these day 1 box office numbers of Sanju, Ranbir Kapoor has beaten Salman Khan hands down. So far Race 3 was the highest opener of this year. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to update Sanju’s opening day box office collection. He wrote, “Non-holiday… Non-festival release… Yet, #Sanju packs a PHENOMENAL TOTAL on Day 1… Emerges the BIGGEST OPENER of 2018 [so far]… Also, Ranbir’s HIGHEST OPENER to date… Expected to cross ₹ 100 cr in 3 days, as per trends… Fri ₹ 34.75 cr. India biz.” Also Read - Salman Khan to Stay in Bio Bubble as a Precaution While Shooting For Antim, Bigg Boss 14
In just one day, Ranbir Kapoor’s Sanju has achieved another remarkable feat. Apart from beating Salman’s Race 3, Sanju has also become Ranbir’s highest opener to date. Talking about the opening day figures of Jr Kapoor’s films, Adarsh added,”#Sanju ₹ 34.75 cr, #Besharam ₹ 21.56 cr, #YJHD ₹ 19.45 cr, #ADHM ₹ 13.30 cr, #Tamasha ₹ 10.94 cr.” Well, this is indeed remarkable for Ranbir as well as the makers of Sanju. Keep watching this space as we get you latest box office numbers of Sanju. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14: Jasmin Bhasin Opens Up on Her Parent's Reaction To Aly Goni, Says 'They Have Been Misunderstood'