Om Raut’s period drama Tanhaji : The Unsung Warrior released in the theatres last Friday. The film stars Ajay Devgn, Kajol and Saif Ali Khan in the lead roles. Based in the 17th century, the movie is a historical drama revolving around Subedar Taanaji Malusare, the military leader in the army of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, who lost his life in the battle at Sinhagad fort. This historical drama opened to rave reviews from both, the critics and the audience.
Tanhaji : The Unsung Warrior opened to a good Rs. 15.10 crore at the box-office on Friday. The movie went onto make Rs. 20.57 crore on Saturday and Rs. 28.06 crore on Sunday taking the total to a spectacular Rs. 61.75 crore at the box-office. Tanhaji locked horns with the Deepika Padukone starrer, Chhapaak at the box-office.
The makers and the cast of Tanhaji have left no stone unturned in the promotions of the film. With the kind of buzz around the movie the box-office numbers are only set to rise for the Ajay Devgn and Saif Ali Khan starrer.