Prabha’s Baahubali 2: The Conclusion which released on April 28, 2017 has created a storm at the boxoffice on day one.
The movie which released on over 9,000 screens worldwide collected Rs 108 crore for Tamil, Telegu and hindi version, according to reports. For Hindi alone, the movie collected around Rs 55 crore, according to other estimates.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted today on the thumping of reception of ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’.
No Republic Day… No Eid… No Independence Day… No Diwali… No Christmas… #Baahubali2 creates MAGIC at the BO on non-holiday…
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 29, 2017
Hindi Markets – Rs 35,00,00,000 (includes all versions released in Mumbai, North, Central and Eastern India)
Nizam / Andhra – Rs 45,00,00,000
Tamil Nadu – Rs 14,00,00,000
Karnataka – Rs 10,00,00,000
Kerala – Rs 4,00,00,000
GRAND TOTAL – Rs 1,08,00,00,000
The first part, Baahubali: The Beginning, was released on 10 July 2015 and earned over Rs 650 crore worldwide.
Directed by S S Rajamouli, Baahubali 2 has an ensemble cast of Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Sathyaraj, Tamannaah, Anushka and Nasser.
The movie earned Rs 500 crore before its release. Filmmaker Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions is presenting the Hindi version of the film.
It seems that Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is all set to break box-office records set by its own prequel in 2015 where it collected Rs 650 crore. Baahubali 2 can be a game changer for the Indian film industry.