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Simmba box office collection Day 7: Ranveer Singh starrer earns Rs 150.81 crore

Simmba box office collection Day 7: The Rohit Shetty directorial, starring Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan, and Sonu Sood in significant roles earned Rs 150.81 crore in the first week. With no competition this weekend, the film will likely cross Rs 200 crore mark soon.

By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi | Updated: January 4, 2019 1:51:36 pm
Simmba box office collection Day 7 Ranveer Singh Simmba box office collection Day 7: Ranveer Singh starrer has crossed Rs 150 crore mark in a week.

The Ranveer Singh starrer has earned a whopping Rs 150.81 crore in its first week. Rohit Shetty has yet again proved that he undoubtedly understands the pulse of his audience well.

The cop drama, also starring Sara Ali Khan in a lead role, made Rs 20.72 crore on the opening day itself and crossed Rs 50 crore mark in just three days. It also reached the milestone of Rs 100 crore within five days of its release. And now, the film has crossed Rs 150 crore mark.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared Simmba’s box office collection on Thursday. He tweeted, “#Simmba roars and scores at the BO… Crosses ₹ 150 cr mark in Week 1… Glowing word of mouth has converted into footfalls… Fri 20.72 cr, Sat 23.33 cr, Sun 31.06 cr, Mon 21.24 cr, Tue 28.19 cr, Wed 14.49 cr, Thu 11.78 cr. Total: ₹ 150.81 cr. India biz. SUPER HIT.”

In his another tweet, he also shared that the Ranveer starrer might also earn Rs 200 crore soon. “#Simmba benchmarks…Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 3 ₹ 100 cr: Day 5 ₹ 150 cr: Day 7 With no major release today, #Simmba is sure to dominate the marketplace… ₹ 200 cr mark is definitely within reach… Can even touch ₹ 250 cr, depending on how it trends from next week [11 Jan],” he wrote.

Not just that, the family-entertainer is also taking over the box office across the globe. The film has minted Rs 50 crore in the international box office. Sharing the film’s performance in Australia, Taran Adarsh wrote, “#Padmaavat, #Sanju, #2Point0 [multiple languages] and now #Simmba… #Simmba joins the list of films that crossed A$ 1 mn in #Australia [2018 releases]… What’s amazing is that #Simmba attained the feat in just 7 days… Total till 3 Jan 2019: A$ 1,015,691 [₹ 5.01 cr]. @comScore.”

The film has however received mixed reviews from the movie critics.

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In her review, Indian Express critic Shubra Gupta wrote, “The only reason to watch Simmba then, is Ranveer Singh. In his sharp moochh sticking up at both ends, shiny bronzed face, broad shoulders filling out, eventually, the khakee uniform, Singh is Simmba. Striding into cop stations, wading into ‘goondas’, losing his heart to the girl across the road Shagun (Ali Khan), Singh is fully alive to the moment, knowing that he is working in a template, aware that he has to keep breaking out.”

Speaking about the film’s huge success at the box office, Ranveer said in a statement earlier, “The record-breaking opening of Simmba is for the entire team to cherish and I thank Rohit Shetty for believing in me and trusting that I can do his masala cop film convincingly.”

“It was not an easy role to pull off, but I put my head down and put in the work and I am overwhelmed with the love that has been poured on Simmba. Rohit has an incredible hit ratio and he has hit Simmba out of the park. The success of the film belongs to him and his phenomenal team who are there for him and beside him at all times,” he added.

Ranveer has four Rs 100 crore movies in his kitty. His last movie, Padmaavat was also a massive hit. Simmba is Sara’s second movie following Kedarnath.

From the looks of it, the action-packed cop drama will only continue to soar high in the coming days.

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