SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus, ‘Bahubali- 2: The Conclusion’ has created history in with its magnificent opening and massive weekend collection. According to a report on boxofficeindia.com, Prabhas and Rana Daggubati starring multi lingual epic drama amassed a whopping INR 506 Crore from all releases worldwide. The amount soars to INR 520 crore which includes collections from preview sources.
The movie garnered a mighty amount of INR 385 Crore over the weekend from India only. Reportedly, the film smashed all business records in US, Canada, Gulf and Australia.
After the phenomenal success of ‘Bahubali: The Begining’ in 2015, ‘Bahubali 2: The Conclusion’ has been the most anticipated sequel in the history of Indian cinema. Both prequel and the sequel with its robust story-line, indomitable actors paired with state of the art visual effects has hypnotized all its audience irrespective of age and linguistic barriers. The release of sequel had fans flocking to theaters in pursuit of knowing ‘why Katappa killed Bahubali?’. The frenzy transcended Indian borders and recorded a gargantuan collection of INR 121 Crore from overseas.
The film opened at 9000 screens worldwide, with almost 6,500 screens in India alone, becoming the first movie to get such a drastic release. Repudiating all criticisms Bahubali: 2 The Conclusion lived up to its hype. The film raked in Rs 121 crore in India on day one of its release, and a total of Rs 217 crore worldwide. But for an industry still obsessed with entering Rs 100-crore club, that’s not all.
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Superstar, Rajinikanth himself, tweeted to congratulate the Baahubali 2 team. He wrote, “Baahubali 2 … indian cinema’s pride. My salutes to God’s own child @ssrajamouli and his team!!! #masterpiece.”
Bahubali 2: the Conclusion is an eye opener for the nation. Mediaglobal wishing success to the entire team of Bahubali franchise.
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Source: Google, animationexpress, timesofindia.