Amidst countless controversies, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor starrer was released on January 25, 2018, and not only has completed over two weeks at the box office but also went on to enter the Rs 200 crore club. Bhansali’s period drama has garnered much appreciation, especially it’s leading actors – Ranveer, Deepika, Shahid – for the portrayal of their respective characters in the film. From veterans Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar to young stars like Alia Bhatt have expressed their awe and appreciation towards Deepika and Ranveer’s performance in the film.
Padmaavat is achieving new milestones with each passing day. According to the latest reports, Ranveer’s film has earned Rs 5 crore yesterday and now stands with the grand total of Rs 236 crore at the domestic box office. Earlier today, film Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh took to his social media handle to share the official collection of this blockbuster movie, he wrote, “#Padmaavat packs a SOLID PUNCH in Week 2… [Week 2] Fri 10 cr, Sat 16 cr, Sun 20 cr, Mon 7 cr, Tue 6 cr, Wed 5.50 cr, Thu 5 cr. Total: ₹ 236 cr. India biz. #Padmaavat biz at a glance… Week 1: ₹ 166.50 cr Week 2: ₹ 69.50 cr Total: ₹ 236 cr India biz. SUPER-HIT.” ALSO READ: Padmaavat Box Office Collection Day 14: Deepika Padukone – Shahid Kapoor’s Film Earns Rs 231 Crore
Despite the film being surrounded by countless controversies, it is still inviting moviegoers. Though some states barred filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s directorial, receiving less number of screens, the film has turned out to be a huge success at the box office. Helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the controversial film, whose title was changed from ‘Padmavati’ to ‘Padmaavat’, also stars Aditi Rao Hydari, Jim Sarbh, Raza Murad, and Anupriya Goenka feature in supporting roles. Watch this space for further updates.