Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju is busy minting the moolah at the box office. After registering the highest opening weekend collection (Rs 120.06 crore) this year, the film continued its winning streak. Sanju is already racing towards the Rs 150-crore mark and raked in Rs 25.35 crore on Monday, taking its total collection so far to Rs 145.41 crore.
Sanju, featuring Ranbir Kapoor as Bollywood’s original wild child Sanjay Dutt, has already smashed several box office records. Having earned a whopping Rs 34.75 crore at the box office on its first day, Sanju beat Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez-starrer Race 3 to become the highest opener of the year so far.
Not just this, Sanju has broken the record of Baahubali 2 (Hindi) by recording highest single day for a Hindi film. The Hindi-dubbed version of Baahubali 2 had collected Rs 46.50 crore on Day 3, while Sanju has surpassed it by earning Rs 46.71 crore on its third day.
Sanju has become the seventh film to enter the Rs 100-crore club this year, after Padmaavat, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, Raid, Baaghi 2, Raazi and Race 3.
Ranbir has wowed critics, who cannot stop raving about his stellar performance in the biopic. Apart from Ranbir, Sanju has an ensemble cast that includes Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Dia Mirza, Paresh Rawal, Vicky Kaushal and Manisha Koirala.