Mahesh Babu-starrer ‘Bharat Ane Nenu’ has become the fastest Telugu movie to enter the $2 million club in just two days, close on the heels of similar feat by Prabhas’s ‘Bahubali 2’.
Mahesh Babu’s film has entered USA All-time Telugu Top 10 on Day 1 and has crossed the $2million mark on the second day of its release, while Ram Charan’s ‘Rangasthalam’ had managed to earn $1,828,755 in two days.
Mahesh Babu’s last blockbuster ‘Srimanthudu’ in 2015 directed by Koratala Siva also made it to $2 million club in the US market. With this, Prabhas, Mahesh Babu will be the two Telugu heroes to have two fillms each in the top 10 $2 million club in the USA box office.
Chiranjeevi, Pawan Kalyan, NTR, Ram Charan and Varun Tej have so far made one fillm each to enter the $2 million club in this huge Telugu movie-goers market. The actual earnings of “Bharat Ane Nenu” will be known after the weekend collections pour in.
According to Taran Adarsh, “Bharat Ane Nenu” has taken a roaring start in USA and debuts at No.8 at the USA Box Office, with $1.397,657 (Rs.9.26 crore) as of Thursday previews and Friday collections.
After the initial hype, the content does the talking… Telugu film #BharatAneNenu lives up to the hype, takes a ROARING START in USA and puts up a GIGANTIC TOTAL as Fri draws to a close… Debuts at No 8 at USA BO…
Thu previews + Fri $ 1,397,657 [₹ 9.26 cr]#BAN@Rentrak
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 21, 2018
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh has also tweeted saying the film has entered the TPO 5 charts in Australia too with A$ 284,211 (Rs.1.44 crore).
Telugu film #BharatAneNenu storms into TOP 5 charts in AUSTRALIA… Today [Sun; Day 3], it will emerge the SECOND HIGHEST OPENER – 2018, after #Padmaavat [note: opening weekend biz]…
Fri A$ 168,194
Sat A$ 116,017 / 38 locations
Total: A$ 284,211 [₹ 1.44 cr] #BAN@Rentrak
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 22, 2018
— Great India Films (@greatindiafilms) April 22, 2018