The Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s historical drama ‘Padmaavat’ has managed not only to win hearts of the audience and critics but also collected some extraordinary moolah at the box office. The film, starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor, has already become the biggest blockbuster of their careers.
Padmaavat has minted Rs 64.75 crore on its second week at the box office, according to the BoxofficeIndia.com, taking its overall collection to Rs 224 crore. It has collected Rs 5.25 crore on its second Wednesday and Rs 4.75 on its second Thursday. This Bhansali’s film is all set to enter the humungous 250 crore club by the end of this weekend. It will face competition from Akshay Kumar’s ‘Padman’, which will hit the cinema halls from today onwards. The periodic drama ‘Padmaavat’ helmed by Bhansali revolves around Rani Padmavati, the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh, who was famous for her beauty and courage in 13th century India. The Sultan of Delhi Alauddin Khilji was shown becoming obsessed to get Rani Padmavati in his life anyhow.
When the film released, many Bollywood celebrities have come out praising the film and even took to social media to praise the performances of the actors and spectacular direction of the director. Bhansali’s films have always been famous for its flawless sets and beautiful shots.