In just five days since its release on July 10, “Baahubali”, has entered the 200 crore club worldwide. The S.S. Rajmouli’s epic film has turns out to be the biggest south Indian blockbuster.
“This is said to be the fastest an Indian film has entered the Rs 200 crore club. It grossed a whopping Rs 215 crore till Tuesday at the ticket window worldwide. There hasn’t been a major dip in the collections even on week days,” trade analyst Trinath told IANS.
The film features Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty and Tamannah Bhatia in the lead roles and Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, Nassar, Adivi Sesh, Tanikella Bharani and Sudeep in crucial roles. It’s about the war between two brothers for an ancient kingdom. It is said to be made on a budget of Rs 250 crore, which is the most expensive production in the history of Indian cinema.
The film which was released on July 10 in four languages Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi simultaneously, the film has surprisingly performed extremely well in all the languages. The film has emerged as the biggest hit overseas. The film beat previous record holder and surpassed even Bollywood blockbuster such as “Happy New Year” and “PK” in its opening weekend.