Chennai: S.S Rajamouli’s “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has managed to make it big after minting over Rs. 100 crore on day one of release day. This is considered to be the best ever opening for an Indian film.
Even filmmaker Karan Johar expressed his joy over the massive opening of the film. According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the Hindi version of the film collected Rs. 36.54 crore.
“Truly sensational… Rs. 36.54. Hindi,” Taran tweeted on Saturday. Originally made in Telugu, the second part in the franchise was dubbed in Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam. Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is presenting the Hindi version of the film, too tweeted his joy over the bumper opening of the film.
“Unthinkable and unimaginable highest ever day 1 …data being tabulated ..will take a while!!! Watch this space for the number! #Baahubali,” he tweeted. The Telugu version of the film netted a whopping Rs. 53 crore, according to trade analyst Trinath.