Movie ‘Sanju’ gets off to a flying start across India

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 30 Jun 2018 10:37:50




RAJKUMAR Hirani’s ‘Sanju’, the much awaited biopic on the life of Bollywood hunk Sanjay Dutt, has got off to a flying start across India with 80 to 90 per cent collection witnessed in the first couple of shows, trade sources said on Friday.

The film has also garnered effusive praise from trade analysts, who have come out with effusive praise for Ranbir’s performance as Sanju, the direction of Rajkumar Hirani and the peformances by the main cast.

“And so... Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi, Fox Star Studios Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal & Vicky Kaushal’s Sanju is off to an absolutely flying start. Morning shows phenomenal at most places. 80 per cent, 85 per cent, even 90 per cent collections in first show! Outstanding,” trade expert Komal Nahata said.

Trade experts heaped accolades on the film and Ranbir Kapoor for his outstanding act as Sanjay Dutt. Talking about the film trade expert Taran Adarsh said, “Ranbir Kapoor. One actor... Multiple lives. Numerous awards. Ranbir’s act in #Sanju will win him accolades, admiration and awards.

Deserves brownie points for getting into the skin of the character and living the part earnestly. A knockout, 10 on 10 performance.” He also praised the performances by the cast of the film, that featured Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal and Anushka Sharma.

“Ensemble cast shine in their respective parts. Paresh Rawal [terrific], Vicky Kaushal [outstanding], Anushka Sharma [good], Jim Sarbh [effective], Dia Mirza [admirable], Manisha Koirala [wonderful] stand out.