Unsurprisingly, there is massive buzz around the film. It is being said that the film will introduce the most impressive global level VFX to the desi audience for the first time.
The sequel is expected to be screened at around 6,500 screens across India in various languages (mainly Telugu, Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam), topping the maximum screen count of 4,500 for a big-ticket Bollywood film.
The Beginning earned an overall share of 302 Crores WW with a gross value of close to 600 Cr, the pre-release business of Bahubali 2 has touched a whopping 500 Cr which includes that of theatrical cost, satellite value, audio, VR, animated series and books etc. The opening day collections of the Hindi dubbed Baahubali 2 is pegged at 25 Cr at the least. It is also set for wide releases in places like Canada, New Zealand, Australia, the Fiji Islands and Malaysia.
A scene supposed to be from Baahubali 2 has gone viral on the Internet, two days ahead of its worldwide release. Intriguing as this may sound, the invitations sent out by Dharma Productions head honcho Karan Johar are even more alluring. On the other side Prabhas and his team have been busy promoting Baahubali: The Conclusion.
The best part is reserved in the last layer that has a personalised letter from Karan Johar. Repeatedly, it has been said that she is going to look a bit fatter in the movie, as she couldn’t shed weight which she gained after the first edition’s shoot was over. Rana stars as Bhallala Deva and Sathyraj as Katappa.
Rajamouli’s Special Gift: SS Rajamouli’s latest film is all set to hit the theatres around the world.
The film is releasing on 40 IMAX screens in USA. Rajamouli has shown that he is an expert in creating multilayered plots and using mythological references to relate to the masses. It ended up as one of the biggest grossers of Indian cinema.
However, producer Shobu Yarlagadda took to Twitter to issue a clarification and said, “Except for screening to various “censor boards” in different countries, there have been no screenings of @BaahubaliMovie 2 till now anywhere.”(sic).
A premiere of the magnum opus that released in Dubai on April 25 witnessed quite the crowd as their fans thronged to catch a glimpse of their favorite stars, Anushka Shetty, Prabhas and Rana Daggubati.