Sanju casts Ranbir Kapoor in titular role. Other Supporting cast includes Manisha Koirala, Paresh Rawal, Dia Mirza, Sonam Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Jim Sarbh and Anushka Sharma.
Sanju is directed by Rajkumar Hirani under Rajkumar Hirani Films banner. It is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Rajkumar Hirani. The film soundtrack was composed by Rohan-Rohan and Vikram Montrose with A. R. Rahman as a guest composer. Cinematography handled by Ravi Varman and Editing done by Rajkumar Hirani.
Sanju - As we all know it is a biography of Sanjay Dutt this creates excitement for everyone to know about his life history. As everyone knows he just saw as an actor involved in many controversies but this movie Sanju comes with the answers which clear all doubts what happens in his real life. Ranbir Kapoor portraying the role of Sanjay Dutt.
Sanju(Ranbir Kapoor) preparing himself to the Supreme Court's judgment in the Arms Act case. He himself found guilty at this point and starts searching for the author who writes a book of him. Which showcases what really happened in his life. Then he approached a famous writer (Anushka Sharma) to write his Biography but she disagrees. Somehow Sanju requests her to write his book and narrates his life story right from the childhood.
Director Hirani Clearly showed Sanjay Dutt's mistakes in his life, how his repeated mistakes lost his life, the way he addicted to drugs and lived in the dark for some years. The relationship between Sanju and his parents, mainly how Sanju addicted to drugs are more realistic. The first half goes in the way how Sanju addicted to drugs and all. In second Half, how Sanjay life involved in Courts, Cases, Underworld are showcased and at the inner feelings of Sanju how he struggled in life are well presented. Mainly his father Sunil Dutt Stood him as a Strenght. The emotional Scenes of Father and Son makes our tears. In the total Second half scenes between Sanju and his father are only the highlights. Hirani succeeded in showing emotional attachment between the father and son. Paresh Rawal is seen in the role of Sunil Dutt is quite awesome. As a father the way he excelled his emotional feelings are worked out well. Ranbir Kapoor excelled in his role sometimes we feel are we seeing Ranbir or Sanjay on screen. All the scenes with Ranbir will move you to tears. Especially Ranbir Moves you emotionally in Drugs phase and in the time of jail. Diya Mirza and Anushka Sharma are well in their jobs. Manisha Koirala is perfectly suited in the role of Nargis Dutt mother of Sanjay. Vicky Kaushal also well presented his role as Sanjay Best friend.
Director Hirani Clearly showcased the ups and downs in Sanju life with an emotional element. His personal life and the bond between his father and him is perfectly screened. The highlight of the movie is how Sanjay Dutt and his father felt pain throughout their life narrated well through Ranbir Kapoor. Background Score is added life to the film. Dialogues are good enough, Especially Make up department need applause the hard work they did clearly see on the screen to make Ranbir Kapoor look like Sanjay.
Sanju reveals the facts in real life of Sanjay Dutt