Ranveer Singh’s latest release ‘Simmba’ has become one of the biggest hits of 2018.
Directed by Rohit Shetty, the movie has emerged as the third most successful movie of 2018, making Rs 190 crore at the box office in 10 days of its release.
Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the figures on Twitter. “#Simmba biz at a glance...Week 1: 150.81 cr Weekend 2: Rs 39.83 cr Total: Rs 190.64 cr India biz. #Simmba benchmarks... Crossed Rs 50 cr: Day 3, Rs 100 cr: Day 5 Rs 150 cr: Day 7 Rs 175 cr: Day 10 India biz,” he wrote in his tweet.
“#Simmba refuses to slow down... Packs a solid punch in Weekend 2... Nears Rs 200 cr mark... Emerges THIRD HIGHEST GROSSER of 2018, after #Sanju and #Padmaavat... [Week 2] Fri 9.02 cr, Sat 13.32 cr, Sun 17.49 cr. Total: Rs 190.64 cr. India biz, Taran wrote in another tweet.
The film is just a few days away from Rs 200 crore mark.
The action-thriller raked Rs. 20.72 crore on the first day of its release, it gained popularity on the second day and minted Rs. 23.33 crore. On its third day, the flick earned Rs. 31.06 crore and crossed the Rs. 50 crore mark. On Monday, it minted Rs. 21.24 crore and the film remained unstoppable on Tuesday earning Rs. 28.19 crore, paving its way to the 100 crore club.
The movie is now Ranveer Singh’s second highest grosser after the blockbuster Padmaavat (Rs 282.28 crore) and has already surpassed the collections of period drama Bajirao Mastani (Rs 183.75 crore). The actor also holds the record for featuring in two of the three highest Hindi film grossers of 2018; Ranbir Kapoor’s Sanju (Rs 334.57 crore) is the top grosser of the year.
Apart from Ranveer, the movie also stars Sara Ali Khan and Sonu Sood. The movie is a remake of 2015 Telugu blockbuster ‘Temper’.