Romantic drama flick "Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela" continues to fair well at the domestic box office even on weekdays. [Also Read: "Ram-leela" vs Deepika's "Chennai Express", "YJHD", "Race 2"]
After a fantastic first weekend, "Ram-leela" continued its good run in its fourth and fifth days. The film earned ₹8.75 crore on Monday (18 November) and ₹7.70 crore on Tuesday. The film's five day collections stand at ₹69.20 crore.
"#RamLeela Fri 16 cr, Sat 17.25 cr, Sun 19.50 cr, Mon 8.75 cr, Tue 7.70 cr. Total: ₹ 69.20 cr. Excellent, especially at multiplexes," tweeted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh.
The collections of "Ram-leela" have surpassed the lifetime collections of several Bollywood biggies that released this year. The film has grossed more collections than films such as "Boss" (₹54.15 crore and still counting as the film is running in a few theatres), "Besharam" (₹59.79 crore and still counting), "Satyagraha" (₹63.74 crore), "Special 26" (₹66.8 crore), "Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara! (OUATIMD-₹61 crore), "Raanjhanaa" (₹60.35 crore), and "Shootout At Wadala" (₹60.18 crore) among many others. [Note: These box office figures have been reported by Bollywood Hungama]
The Ranveer-Deepika starrer is expected to cross the ₹100-crore mark soon. The film will be the fourth hit of the year for Deepika who is on a roll following the success of "Race 2", "Chennai Express" and "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani." The pretty actress is in top form doing a cream of roles in different films. Her performances in each and every film released this year have come in for real appreciation.
The success of "Ram-leela" has catapulted Ranveer Singh to the top league. As for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the director has yet again proved that he is one of the finest filmmakers in the industry.