Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju is doing wonderful business at the box office. The film featuring actor Ranbir Kapoor has minted Rs 340.05 crore till now shattering the lifetime business of Aamir Khan’s PK. After Baahubali 2 and Dangal, Sanju has become the third highest grosser of all time. Not only this, it is also the highest grossing movie of Ranbir and Hirani’s career. This is known to all that the movie is based on the life of actor Sanjay Dutt. Thus, there were people who called it Rajkumar’s strategy to whitewash Baba’s image. However, box office numbers have given the verdict.
Along with India, the film has performed exceptionally well in International market. Earlier, sharing the details of the movie, trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#Sanju crosses *lifetime biz* of #TigerZindaHai… Now FOURTH HIGHEST GROSSING *Hindi* film… Chasing #PK *lifetime biz* now… [Week 5] Fri 45 lakhs, Sat 87 lakhs, Sun 1.15 cr. Total: ₹ 339.75 cr. India biz. ALL TIME BLOCKBUSTER.”
Ranbir was praised to heights for his spectacular performance in the movie. Well, he is surely going to win many awards in coming days. Apart from him, Vicky Kaushal also received positive response for playing the role of Sanju’s friend Kamli.
Along with Vicky and Ranbir, Sanju also featured Paresh Rawal, Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Jim Sarbh in pivotal roles.
Talking about Baahubali 2, the movie directed by S. S. Rajamouli broke many records. It featured Prabhas and Anushka Shetty in pivotal roles. On the other hand, Aamir’s Dangal was based on the life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and showcased his struggle to make his daughters world champions.