Ranveer Singh and Rohit Shetty's first collaboration Simmba has set the box office on fire quite literally. After crossing the Rs 350 crore mark at the global box office, the cop drama is now inching towards the Rs 250 crore mark at the domestic BO. Co-starring Sara Ali Khan, the film released on December 28 and since then has got cash registers ringing across the world. With the film's success, Ranveer has also consolidated his stature as a bankable star. After all, Simmba is his first biggest solo hit till date. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to microblogging site Twitter just a while back and revealed the updated BO figures. Simmba Box Office Collection: Ranveer Singh Starrer Surpasses the Rs 350 Crore Mark Worldwide.
He tweeted, "#Simmba is rocking the BO... Will cross ₹ 225 cr mark today [Day 18]... Third Sun is double of third Fri, which indicates a fantastic hold... [Week 3] Fri 2.60 cr, Sat 4.51 cr, Sun 5.30 cr. Total: ₹ 224.84 cr. India biz. BLOCKBUSTER."
His another tweet pointed out, "#Simmba biz at a glance...Week 1: ₹ 150.81 cr, Week 2: ₹ 61.62 cr, Weekend 3: ₹ 12.41 cr, Total: ₹ 224.84 cr. India biz. BLOCKBUSTER. #Simmba benchmarks...Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 3, ₹ 100 cr: Day 5, ₹ 150 cr: Day 7, ₹ 175 cr: Day 10, ₹ 200 cr: Day 12, ₹ 225 cr: Day 18. India biz." Simmba Movie Review: Ranveer Singh Roars In This Weak Singham Clone That Trivialises a Serious Crime.
Though Simmba opened to not-so-great reviews from the critics, Ranveer's solid performance didn't go unnoticed. And that's one big reason why the film managed to pull in crowd to the cinema halls. With two back-to-back blockbusters in the form of Padmaavat and Simmba, 2018 was indeed all about Ranveer Singh and his acting prowess.