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There are not enough articles and words to describe the storm that is Baahubali 2. In just 3 days after its release, it has done an unbelievable business of 400 crore across the globe. This is truly the biggest Indian film anyone has ever seen in terms of grand story, visuals, battles, buzz, response and collections.
Check out the collection break up of Baahubali 2 in opening weekend:
India: 330 crore (Hindi : 128 crore + Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam versions: 202 crore)
Overseas: 70+ crore (US: 64+ crore)
Total worldwide collections: 400 crore
In US, Baahubali 2 is among the Top 3 movies and it has beaten the Tom Hanks-Emma Watson’s ‘The Circle’. If one talks about gross collections, it has already surpassed the 500 crore mark worldwide.
The amazing thing is that even in weekdays, the advanced booking has ensured the 85-90% occupancy in theaters so the collections in India in weekdays will be in the range of 20-25 crore.
By tomorrow or even today, its all India nett. collections will beat Aamir Khan’s Dangal of 386 crore. Even for Hindi version, it will become the Highest Grosser of 2017, beating Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees.
There are two things everyone is awaiting: Baahubali 2 touching the 1000 crore mark and its Hindi version surpassing Dangal’s total in coming days. Let’s see how the movie fares.