India Box Office: 'Baahubali 2' Shatters Records

The policy covers the risk related to the film during the pre-production to post-production stage. In fact, the film doing is huge numbers worldwide and has hit number 3 in the United States, number 5 in the UK in it's first weekend. They have issued 160 film insurance policies, mostly in Bollywood.

Baahubali: The Beginning captured the nation's imagination and had fans clamouring for more!

The film has become the Biggest Indian Blockbuster of all time. In fact, latest reports suggested that Prabhas was sleepless for nearly 48 hours post film's release as he was busy replying to congratulatory messages.

In Tamil Nadu, where the film released in almost 650 screens, it is estimated that the film might have grossed over Rs 30 crore in its opening weekend. When we see the total collection is Rs 48.5 crores...

Grossing Rs 100 crore seemed to be a great achievement for Indian films, but with the release of Baahubali, the box-office business took a complete turn-around.

'Baahubali 2" wins the worldwide crown, beats the record of Aamir Khan's "PK" By Prajakta Ajgaonkar "Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion" has won the worldwide crown in just six days and broken the worldwide record of Aamir Khan-starrer "PK'.

"Baahubali 2", the film that catapulted Indian cinema to the league of Hollywood, has now been insured for a whopping Rs 200 crore. The Hindi version alone has collected around Rs 375 crore (3.7 Billion) approx.in India. When Rajamouli was asked about this in an interview with Variety magazine, he said, "Because we have the market and if we made a film for the market without having a compelling story, that would not be honest filmmaking".

"If the early morning shows on April 28 were not cancelled, it could have easily minted another Rs 5 crore", Trinath said, citing a financial dispute between the producers of the film and its Tamil Nadu distributor.

The powerful act by Ramya Krishna got her Rs 2.5 crore, reportedly. The epic south based Telugu flick received the mega opening at the box office, the film opened up with Rs. 121 crores with the opening collection the film broke the top grosser record and hold the title of top first day grosser.

  • Salvatore Jensen