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Maverick director Sanjay Leela Bhansali dedicated two complete years for his magnum opus Padmaavat. Deepika Padukone has been roped in to play the lead role in this periodic epic as Rani Padmini in the film. Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh played the other lead roles in the film which released all over during the Republic Day weekend after a huge delay. The film has been surrounded by controversies after a Rajput group Karnisena banned the film’s release. Padmaavat too got stuck with censor scrutiny and finally cleared all the controversies.
Padmaavat released on January 25th all over and the film received exceptional response from the audience. Padmaavat collected Rs 112 crores in its first weekend across the country which is huge. With positive word of mouth, Padmaavat has been exceptional and it raked massive money all over. The figures on Saturday and Sunday have been exceptional as per the records. Padmaavat is expected to rake huge figures in its final run all over. The performances by the lead actors along with the stupendous narration and grand visuals made Padmaavat a box-office winner. Padmaavat has been banned across four states and the film has been huge across USA and Australia too.