Sanju, the Sanjay Dutt biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor released on Friday. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, the film has been doing stellar business at the box office. Enjoying a wide release across 4000 screens, the film which was a solo release has been well received by the audience and critics alike.
In this box office analysis, we take a look at the opening weekend collections of Sanju while comparing the same to Rajkumar Hirani’s previous directorial ventures. Collecting Rs. 120.06 cr Sanju has managed to surpass the collections of Hirani’s previous releases like PK that had collected Rs. 95.41 cr, and 3 idiots that had collected Rs. 40.65 cr to emerge as the maverick director’s highest opening weekend grosser.
If that wasn’t all, Sanju that enjoys an unopposed run is expected to continue to rake in the moolah through the week. Now all that remains to be seen is whether the film emerges as one of the highest grossing films of 2018.
Movie Name – Opening Weekend collections
Sanju – Rs. 120.06 cr
PK – Rs. 95.41 cr
3 idiots – Rs. 40.65 cr