Ranbir Kapoor is the grandson of the famous showman Raj Kapoor. He is now about 35 years old and has really not reached the topmost Lega of Hindi cinema. It is worth pondering that after Raj Kapoor no Kapoor reached his level of Excellence. Ranbir Kapoor who for a long time has been the shadow and the three Khans has finally delivered a mega-hit.

The film "Sanju" is based on the real-life story of actor Sanjay Dutt who was arrested under TADA and awarded six years jail for possessing an unlicensed weapon. Sanjay Dutt served over three and half years in jail. Ranbir Kapoor has essayed the role of this mercurial star and one can see that he has done justice to his role.

As per the Indian Express, the film has grossed over Rs 73.35 crores in its first two days and broke the record for single day collections by collecting a whopping Rs 46.71 crores on Sunday.

is well on the road to becoming the first film of Ranbir Kapoor which could cross Rs. 200 crores. The film has captivated the Indian audience including neighboring Pakistan.

Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt has a special place in Mumbai cinema. He is the son of veteran actor Sunil Dutt who was also a member of parliament and a leading member of the Congress Party.

The Indian public was shocked When Sanjay Dutt was arrested by Mumbai Police for being in touch with a terrorist who had engineered the 1992 Bombay blasts. He was also reported to have met the gangster Abu Salim who is now in Arthur Road jail.

Sanjay Dutt confessed to his crime and was treated lightly by the court. He was absolved of terrorism charges but was sentenced under the arms act of possessing a weapon without a license. He was given five years rigorous imprisonment.

The film

The film Sanju was conceived by producer-director who realised the immense potential of making a film on the life of Sanjay Dutt. Ranbir Kapoor was offered the role of Sanjay on the celluloid screen. One can say he has put in one of his best performances in this role and from the reaction of the audience it is clear that Ranbir Kapoor has a fresh lease of life in Bollywood. The Times Now has reported that the film is likely to cross Rs 100 crores and this would be the first film of Ranbir Kapoor to be classified as a super hit at the box office.

Slick editing and a taut film

The film is well directed, and the editing is very slick. It makes for a taut film. There are other actors in the film, but all of them are blanked out by Ranbir Kapoor.

He carries the entire film on his shoulders film. He has put in his best performance till date on the screen and looked every inch as Sanjay Dutt. Even if Sanjay Dutt had acted as himself, he could not have done a better job.

Sanjay Dutt now out of jail but his career does not seem to have suffered from his absence. He continues to get roles and though touching 55 has many more years of good cinema before him.