2023 was the year of major box office clashes. Bollywood’s OMG 2 versus Gadar 2 and Hollywood’s Barbie vs. Oppenheimer are two examples of recent matches. And soon, Vicky Kaushal’s Sam Bahadur and Ranbir Kapoor’s Animal will square off in yet another major film. The next is a matchup between Prabhas’s Salaar and Shah Rukh Khan’s Dunki.
Predictions indicate that Ranbir’s picture will bring in more money than expected, and that it will be the actor’s finest start to a film in his career.
It is impossible to overlook Vicky Kaushal and how much the public adored him in patriotic movies like Sardar Udham, Uri, and Raazi, even if they are thrilled to see Ranbir in a violent role.
Animal vs Sam Bahadur: Advance Bookings Update
The audience’s reception to Animal’s advance booking, which began on November 25, has been overwhelmingly positive. Taran Adarsh, a trade analyst, reports that Animal has sold 3,15,000 tickets so far.
Adarsh penned down on X, ”#Xclusiv… #Animal ONE DAY TO GO… LET’S SEE WHERE THE FINAL ADVANCES LAND… Advance booking status at *national chains*… Note: [Friday] Day 1 tickets sold…⭐️ #PVRInox: 2,48,000⭐️ #Cinepolis: 67,000⭐️ Total: 3,15,000 tickets sold. #AnimalTheFilm.”
The violent movie has made Rs 22.41 crore (Rs 224.1 million) at the film office, according to early sources. As for Sam Bahadur’s advance booking figures, as of Thursday, Kaushal’s movie has sold over 25,000 tickets.
According to Sacnilk, the film is anticipated to surpass Rs 2 crore (about Rs 20 million) in advance sales on its first day of release in India.
Starring Ranbir in the aggressive role of Arjun Singh, the film is directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, a well-known Kabir Singh figure. Ranbir, who is renowned for playing gentle roles, is wearing a rugged appearance for the first time. The motion picture In the film, Bobby Deol portrays the adversary. Rashmika Mandanna plays Geetanjali, and Anil Kapoor plays Ranbir’s father Balbil in the film. In the film, Suresh Oberoi, Shakti Kapoor, and Tripti Dimri have key roles.
Vicky plays the prominent role of Sam Manekshaw, the first field marshal of India, in Meghna’s film. The film centers on the inspirational tale of Sam and his love and devotion for his motherland, India, and is set against the backdrop of the 1971 war between India and Pakistan. In addition, Fatima Sana Shaikh plays Indira Gandhi, the first female prime minister of India, and Sanya Malhotra plays Manekshaw’s wife, Silloo. Important roles in the biopic are also portrayed by Neeraj Kabi, Richard Bhakti Klein, Edward Sonnenblick, Saqib Ayub, and Krishna Kant Singh Bundela.