The Rajkumar Hirani directed film Sanju starring Ranbir Kapoor has fast become the talk of the town. Released across 4000 screens the film which is a biopic of actor Sanjay Dutt has been one of the most anticipated releases of 2018. Living up to the hype surrounding it, the business of Sanju has been seeing continued growth since its release.
In this box office analysis, we take a look at the opening weekend collections of Sanju while comparing the same to some of the All-time highest opening weekend grossers. Collecting Rs. 120.06 cr, Sanju has managed to out beat the collections of the Salman Khan starrer Tiger Zinda Hai that had collected Rs. 114.93 cr to claim the fourth spot one the All – Time highest opening weekend grossers list. Though leading the list are previous releases like Sultan that collected Rs. 180.36 cr, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo that collected Rs. 129.77 cr and Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion that collected Rs. 128 cr, the collections of Sanju does manage to surpass other releases like Padmaavat that collected Rs. 114 cr, Happy New Year that collected Rs. 108.86 cr, Dhoom 3 that collected Rs. 107.61 cr, Dangal that collected Rs. 107.01 cr, and Race 3 that collected Rs. 103.00 cr.
Now all that remains to be seen is whether the collections of Sanju manage to make the film one of the all-time highest grossers.
Movie Name – Opening Weekend Collections
Sultan – Rs. 180.36 cr
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – Rs. 129.77 cr
Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion – Rs. 128 cr
Sanju – Rs. 120.06 cr
Tiger Zinda Hai – Rs. 114.93
Padmaavat – Rs. 114cr
Happy New Year – Rs. 108.86 cr
Dhoom 3 – Rs. 107.61 cr
Dangal – Rs. 107.01 cr
Race 3 – Rs. 103.00 cr