Before we update you with Baahubali 2 box office collection day 1, let’s take a look at the audience reaction.
The first day, first show of Baahubali 2 witnessed a standing ovation from the audience. This is what happens when such a grand film plays a pivotal role in people’s lives.
Ever since the first part of Baahubali screened, it left many questions unanswered. And since then, the audience has long been waiting for this epic war film to get released. As the day approached, the audience had gone crazy to grab the first show of this great epic war saga.
Coming back to Baahubali 2 box office collection day 1, the film has approximately earned over Rs 125 crores, that is way more than expected.
One of the most peculiar things that stole the show was the craziness among fans to get the ticket of the first show. Well, we can expect the inflow of such a huge rush, especially when a film of this caliber is released. In spite of being the working day, almost all 6500 screens witnessed houseful. No doubt, this is one of the biggest that one can even imagine the history of the Indian cine world.
Most theatres registered an occupancy of over 90% and even received a standing ovation from the audience. Now, the question is whether Baahubali 2 has to redefine the Indian box office (BO) rules? Well, this is something time will take a course. However, the Baahubali 2 box office collection day 1 is almost Rs 125 crore.
Baahubali 2 box office collection day 1- The numbers may surge up to Rs 300 crores in three days
As per the inputs received from the industry insiders, Prabhas Baahubali 2 is constantly receiving hundreds of reviews by audiences, Bollywood, critics mainly due to the presence of a strong script and lusty performances.
If we stick to the data provided by Bookmyshow, Baahubali 2 has already broken the record of advance booking that was long held by none other than Aamir Khan’s Dangal. As per Ashish Saksena, who’s the COO of Bookmyshow, told media that they have been experiencing quite an unprecedented advance booking for the great epic war saga.
They disclosed to have sold over 1 million tickets through advance booking across multiple languages in a single day. Baahubali 2 not only grabbed all the love from the South Indian audience but also from the Hindi speaking audience as well. This might be the reason for such a huge rush in theatres on the opening day itself.
As per a film distributor, the film might enter into Rs 200 crore club within 3 days (or less) of its release. However, if we look the numbers across all languages, the numbers may go even higher.
Take a look at the collections of Baahubali 2
- Hindi- 38 crore
- Karnataka- 12 crore
- AP & Nizam- 55 crore
- TN- 11 crore
- Kerala- 9 crore
Total amounting to Rs 125 crore on the Opening Day in India.