Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan starrer Simmba is looking unstoppable since its release and is churning out big for its producers. The action drama flick has crossed Rs 200 crore mark in just 12 days of its release and became the third film of 2018 to do so. Simmba has collected Rs 202.83 crore in 12 days after adding Rs 6.03 crore collection on Tuesday. The movie crossed Rs 50 crore mark in its first weekend and Rs 100 crore in just five days of its release. Helmed by Rohit Shetty, Simmba is a remake of 2015 Telugu film Temper which was also a commercial hit.
Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the box office collection of Simmba and wrote, ‘’And #Simmba roars louder with a DOUBLE CENTURY... Hits ₹ 200 cr mark... Shows solid hold on weekdays, which indicates it won’t slow down soon... [Week 2] Fri 9.02 cr, Sat 13.32 cr, Sun 17.49 cr, Mon 6.16 cr, Tue 6.03 cr. Total: ₹ 202.83 cr. India biz.’’
Simmba became Ranveer Singh’s second film of 2018 which managed to cross Rs 200 crore mark after Padmaavat which featured Deepika Padukone in female lead. 2018 has proven to be a ladder in Ranveer Singh’s career. Two biggest grossing movies of the year Padmaavat and Simmba have not only earned critical accolade for the actor but also won him more fans with his stellar performance in both films.
#Simmba benchmarks...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 9, 2019
Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 3
₹ 100 cr: Day 5
₹ 150 cr: Day 7
₹ 175 cr: Day 10
₹ 200 cr: Day 12
Rohit Shetty is the only director in B-town to have eight consecutive flick to cross Rs 100 crore mark and is even titled ‘The Hit Machine’.
Taran Adarsh wrote on his Twitter handle “He's the Hit Machine... A name that's synonymous with Hits... Ro-Hit Shetty's latest endeavour #Simmba is not only winning hearts, but also ruling the BO’’.
2018 was a momentous year for Ranveer Singh, professionally... The year began with #Padmaavat [crossed ₹ 300 cr] and concluded with #Simmba [crossed ₹ 200 cr, still running]... Like they say, ऊपर वाला जब देता है तो छप्पर फाड़ के देता है... Two solid BLOCKBUSTERS in one year! pic.twitter.com/BYNmw5Hpzd— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 9, 2019
Movies including Golmaal 3, Singham, Bol Bachchan, Chennai Express, Singham Returns, Dilwale and Golmaal Again had earlier touched the Rs 100 crore mark.