‘Sanju’ biggest opener of 2018, earns Rs 34.75 crore on day 1


Ranbir Kapoor starrer ‘Sanju’ did a phenomenal business on the opening day. The film has earned an awesome 34.75 crore on day 1. Audience loved Ranbir’s portrayal of Sanjay Dutt and they are showering their love on the biopic. ‘Sanju’ turned the biggest opener of 2018. It is expected that the film will cross 100 crore mark in two days.

 "Non-holiday. Non-festival release. Yet, Sanju packs a phenomenal total on Day 1. Emerges as the biggest opener of 2018 [so far]. Also, Ranbir's highest opener to date. Expected to cross Rs 100 crore in 3 days, as per trends... Fri Rs 34.75 crore," Taran Adarsh tweeted.

Taran Adarsh also compared the opening day collection of ‘Sanju’ with other releases of 2018.

TOP 5 - 2018
Opening Day biz...
1.
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2.
#Race3 ? 29.17 cr
3.
#Baaghi2 ? 25.10 cr
4.
#Padmaavat ? 19 cr
[Thu release; incl Wed previews ? 24 cr]
5.
#VeereDiWedding ? 10.70 cr
India biz.
[Hollywood films not included]

The film is also Ranbir’s highest opener till date.

Taran Adash tweeted the opening day collection of Ranbir’s movies.

Ranbir Kapoor - Opening Day biz...
1.
#Sanju ? 34.75 cr
2.
#Besharam ? 21.56 cr
3.
#YJHD ? 19.45 cr
4.
#ADHM ? 13.30 cr
5.
#Tamasha ? 10.94 cr
India biz.

The biopic has Ranbir Kapoor playing the titular role.

‘Sanju’ is a 2018 Bollywood biographical drama, which has been written and directed by Rajkumar Hirani. The movie stars Ranbir Kapoor, ANushka Sharma, Paresh Rawal, Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza etc., in the lead roles.

The music for Sanju is composed by A R Rahman, Rohan Rohan & Vikram Montrose. The background score is by Sanjay Wandrekar & Atul Raninga.

'Sanju' is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra & Rajkumar Hirani under the banner Rajkumar Hirani Films & Vinod Chopra Films. The movie will be distributed by Fox Star Studios & 20th Century Fox across the country.