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Sanju Sanjay’s Biopic Movie Review & Box Office Collection Report

Sanju Sanjay's Biopic Movie Review & Box Office Collection Report

Sanju is a 2018 Bollywood biographical film based on the life of Sanjay Dutt directed by Rajkumar Hirani renowned for directing one of the highest grosser films like Munna Bhai M.B.B.S ( 2003 ), 3 Idiots ( 2009 ) and P.K. ( 2014 ) . Sanju is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Rajkumar Hirani under their production banner Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films respectively . Sanju filming began on began on 12 January 2017 and wrapped on 21 January 2018 . At the wrap party, the cast and crew were seen wearing personalised T-shirts with the hashtag “#duttstheway” in order to promote the film .

Sanju was released on 29 June 2018 in 4000 screens in India , second highest screen count for a Bollywood movie in 2018 after Race3 and 1300 screens overseas in 65 countries . Sanju earned around 35 crore nett in India on the first day and finished with 342 . 53 crores which was the highest collection for a Bollywood movie in 2018 and second highest for a Bollywood movie after Dangal ( 2016 ) . Sanju received many awards and nominations in Filmfare and other award ceremonies .
Ranbir Kapoor who has played the role of Sanjay Dutt in the movie requested and was given a month’s break between every phase to complete his transformation into Dutt . Speaking about it at the teaser launch of the film, he stated that it was hard for him to look like the muscular Dutt as Kapoor has a thinner frame . “…there was a lot of team effort behind this . In regards to Kapoor’s transformation, father Rishi Kapoor revealed that Ranbir “took 6–7 weeks to get each of his different looks” . Ranbir was initially reluctant to portray Sanjay Dutt. However, he agreed once he saw the plot of the story which was not accurate or glorifying but instead told an entertaining story .
Vicky Kaushal who has portrayed the role of Sanju’s best friend who was like a brother to Sanju in the movie, his “character’s name was Kamlesh “Kamli” Kanhaiyalal Kapasi which was actually a mixture of three or four other friends” of Dutt and is thus “fictionalized . He went to Surat to study the body language and mannerism of Gujarati people and went through a huge physical transformation by losing weight to look like a lean young Gujarati . He was praised for his performance in the movie and he won many awards .

Sanju Wiki

Director Rajkumar Hirani
Producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Rajkumar Hirani
Production Company Rajkumar Hirani Films
Vinod Chopra Films
Distributed by Fox Star Studios
20th Century Fox
Full Cast Ranbir Kapoor
Paresh Rawal
Vicky Kaushal
Sonam Kapoor
Boman Irani
Anushka Sharma
Karishma Tanna
Dia Mirza
Manisha Koirala
Jim Sarbh
Sayaji Shinde
Piyush Mishra
Aditi Gautam
Ashnoor Kaur
Yuri Suri
Ashwin Mushran
Anjan Srivastav
Prakash Belawadi
Mahesh Manjrekar as himself (cameo)
Written By Rajkumar Hirani
Abhijat Joshi
Dialogue Abhiruchi Chand
Cinematography Ravi Varman
Edited by Rajkumar Hirani
Music Director A. R. Rahman
Vikram Montrose
Background Score Sanjay Wandrekar
Atul Raninga
Costume Design Eka Lakhani
Production Design Shashank Tere
Art Direction Prajakta Ghag
Stunts Sham Kaushal
Casting Mukesh Chhabra
Rita Powers
Running time 161 minutes
Release Date 29 June 2018
Genre Biography, Drama
Average Critics Rating 4 / 5
Budget 80 . 00 Crore
Collection 342 . 53 Crore ( All India Nett Collection )
586 . 85 Crore ( Worldwide Gross Collection )
Verdict Blockbuster
Language Hindi

Sanju Soundtrack

Song Lyrics Music Singer
Main Badhiya Tu Bhi Badhiya Puneet Sharma Rohan-Rohan Sonu Nigam
Sunidhi Chauhan
Kar Har Maidaan Fateh Shekhar Astitwa Vikram Montrose Shreya Ghoshal
Sukhwinder Singh
Ruby Ruby Irshad Kamil A. R. Rahman Shashwat Singh
Poorvi Koutish
Baba Bolta Hain Bas Ho Gaya Puneet Sharma
Abhijat Joshi
Rohan Gokhale
Vikram Montrose Papon
Ranbir Kapoor
Supriya Pathak
Bhopu Baj Raha Hain Shekhar Astitwa
Rohan Gokhale
Rohan-Rohan Nakash Aziz
Mujhe Chaand Pe Le Chalo Irshad Kamil A. R. Rahman Nikhita Gandhi

Sanju Collection India

1st Day 1st Weekend 1st Week Total Collection
34 . 75 Crore 120 . 06 Crore 202 . 51 Crore 342 . 53 Crore

Sanju Awards

Award Category Recipient
Filmfare Awards 2019 Best Actor Ranbir Kapoor
Filmfare Awards 2019 Best Supporting Actor Vicky Kaushal
IIFA Awards 2019 Best Supporting Actor Vicky Kaushal
Zee Cine Awards 2019 Best Actor Ranbir Kapoor
Zee Cine Awards 2019 Best Supporting Actor Vicky Kaushal

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