Baahubali 2 shatters all pre-existing records for a Bollywood movie
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, the latest phenomenon from Indian cinema continues to do massive business across the world. This SS Rajamouli directorial was released on April 28 in four languages simultaneously; Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.
The Hindi version of Baahubali 2 is all set to create a new record by emerging the highest grossing Hindi movie of all time. The movie is closing in on Rs 400 crores and if it manages to cross the mark , it will be the first Hindi film to do so. This will be a huge set back to the 3 Khans of Bollywood. A dubbed movie from South will soon emerge as the highest grossing Hindi movie of all time.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh’s tweet suggests that Baahubali: The Conclusion to topple the lifetime box office collections of Aamir Khan’s Dangal, which stands at Rs 387.34 crore.
“#Baahubali2 to surpass *lifetime biz* of#Dangal [₹ 387.38 cr]… Emerge HIGHEST GROSSER… First film to touch ₹ 400 cr… HINDI. Nett”
According to reports from trade sources, Baahubali: The Conclusion will earn over Rs 1,500 crore from the worldwide box office. In the US box office the movie has already crossed the Rs 100 crore-mark.
After a lot of postponing fearing Baahubali, two Hindi movies have finally hit screens today; Ram Gopal Varma- Amitabh Bachchan team’s Sarkar 3 and Parineeti Chopra, Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Meri Pyaari Bindu. Both the movies have opened to underwhelming reviews and will most probably be washed away in the Baahubali wave.