GabbarSingh made with a budged of 28 cr ,released on May 11th and created a box office Tsunami at overseas and it swiped of all opening records in 81 years of Telugu Cinema at AP,It completed 50 days in over 306 centers,t is also treated as Pawan Kalyan’s Comeback after many average and Below average flicks post Kushi/Jalsa.The movie did very well in Overseas,especially in US where it collected $1.2(official Rentark Reported Screens)in 5 weeks which is too good comparative to Bollywood star movies and has sucessfully attained its Industry hit status.Its total he Movie ran in over 65 centers for 100days,India Today quotes Gabbar SIngh as the highest Grosser of South,Check the link here Total gross is more than 110cr and has a 100 days share of 85cr+ worldwide
Ram Charan’s 2nd Movie,Directed By SS Rajamouli was Made with a budget of 39cr,Magadheera was one of the fastest grosser to reach 51 cr in 3 weeks with flat rates,Magadheera final share world wide was 78 cr,but it later released in Tamil where it grossed a whooping 7cr and in Malayalam grossing 3cr taking its total worlwide share of 89cr, The movie released in 2009 and still its records are untouched in many aspects. Magadheera ran in 50 days in 302 centers and completed 1000 days recently in one theatre.Here is the records special of Magadheera
Racha was made with a budget of 28 cr,Starring Ram Charan and Tammana the movie’s Pre Release talks where very poor which was a boon to the movie,Audience went to the movie with No Expectations and though the movie has pretty average content it grossed good thanks to Tammana’s glamour factor and Remix of Sizziling hot rain song Vana Vana Veluvaye which added the required boost to the movie,Racha grossed around 48cr in AP alone without flat rates and its Tamil and Malyalam versions did a good Business of 7cr taking the total to 56cr.Racha completed its 50 days in over 140 centers,127 in AP alone,Racha completed 100 days in over 38 centers,This is the best since his Magadheera(2009)
Super Star Mahesh Babu’s Dookudu is a pride of Telugu Cinema being one of the first movie to gross 1 Million $ at overseas that to by a weekend.Made with a budget of 38 cr,Directed by Sreenu Vyatila,and the best marketing Strategy by 14reels,the movie grossed 54cr Share worldwide by 50 days including 11cr in Overseas alone,Though the movie recieved lot of Criticism being a Plagiarized,and the makers were blamed for projecting the movie with Fake records,Audience recieved the movie well and Thanks to Brahmanandam and MS Narayana’s Comedy tracks which were the Heart of the movie.The movie ran for 50 days in 256centers(highest in Mahesh babu’s Carrer) and 100 days in 31 direct centers.
VV Vinayak-Ram Charan-Kajal-Amla Paul’s Naayak released early Sankranthi 2013 and opened up with positive talk from day1,it collected the Best day 1 opening figures with 9.35cr and also has 4 Area Day 1 Opening records with Naayak at Ceded 5.32Cr,UA 2.51Cr,West 1.97Cr and Nellore 1.30Cr,till date Naayak collected over 5.10cr at Uttar Andhra which is a record,and Charan managed to do it with average reviews,Naayak did the Best i Ram Charan’s career at Overseas collecting over 480,000$ at US (reported rentark Figures).IN 1st week the movie collected a grand Naayak 32.21cr,Overall the movie collected over 40cr in AP alone in 4 weeks,with strong ROI,Karnataka and Half a Million Dollars at Overseas the Total goes around 50cr,and has almost closed its business in most of the areas.IT is said to be celebrating 50 days in over 130+centers in AP and Few at ROI.
Seethama Vakitlo Sirimale Chetu starring Venkatesh,Mahesh,Samantha Prabhu and Anjali in Leads is the latest Multi Starer offering from Dil Raju and Srikanth Adala,the muuch hyped movie failed to get the desired attention due to lack of story and content,yet the movie got great reviews if not a Good Opening,the movie collected a Grand 1,200,000$ in just a 4 day weekend at US,The Best and Even better compared to Bollywood Movies at overseas,SVSC collected a grand 34.2cr in 1st week,only next to Gabbar Singh,But the movie got into serious deficits from 2nd week itself,overall the movie collected around 38cr in AP for 4 weeks,and the total worlwide is around 49cr approx,Business closed in its 4th week itself
Mirchi: Prabhas gets Super Stardom with Mirchi,Directed by Debutant Kortala Shiva,Mirchi also Starring Anushka and Richa did wonders at Box Office and Guess what,Movies Rarely do well at Feb,and Mirchi Proved it wrong Collecting 45.48cr overall in 50 daysYou can Read the Detailed BO report here,In total till now the movie did over 48cr and and Still running.
NTR got a Relief with Baadshah which did a whopping 9.26cr on day 1 and 46cr in all till now,and also 1.4 Million Dollars at the US Just behind SVSC at US Box Office.The movie is still running strong towards 50 days
Trivikram and Allu Arjun are back with bang this year with Julayi,The movie unlike most Allu Arjun movies started with a Postive talk and has attracted every section of Audience,The moive collected a grand 37 cr in its 4 weeks in AP alone,Higher than Badrinath closing share of 26cr,it was close to collect Million Dollars at US but ended up Collecting 857,000$,and Thus the movie has entered at top 4 US Grossers this Year,Thanks to Allu Arjun craze in Kerala the movie did a good business of 3cr,and ROI constitutes of another 5cr taking the Grand Total to 45 cr,Biggest Hit in Allu Arjun,Trivikram and Illeana careers.
10.)SS Rajamoulis’ EEGA
Its the first non Hero Starrer to enter our list and Salute to Rajamouli for such Cisual Master Piece after Magadheera,after lot of delay the movie released big in JUly 2012 and made the Audince feel that its Worth The Wait,EEGA collected Total - 29.19 cr from AP,
and its the 3rd Million Dollar baby at Overseas USA:1.12million Dollars( 11,20,000*54=6cr)and Thanks to the craze of Kiccha Sudeep it collected a grand 3cr from Karnataka and 2cr Rest of India,The Grand Total of Eega is around 43cr,EEGA completed 50 days in 48 centers.
11.) CameraMan Ganga Tho Rambabu Pawan Kalyan returns to Silver Screen after Giving a Industry hit in just 4 months with Puri Jagan and Tamanna,with Huge expectations the Movie released on October 11, 2012,and recived Unanimous Postive talk and Critics Gave an average 3.25 to 3.5 out 5,it collected a record opening at US ,But it faced Telangana Agitation and it collections fell rapidly,however it Holds the Best Day 1 Opener(till Naayak),and 2nd best Opening Week record after Gabbar Singh(till it became 4th due to Naayak and SVSC),It collected a Mere 33cr in AP for 4 weeks,and 715,000$ at US,and Over all Overseas Business was around 4.5cr,and it Did a record Breaking 3.5cr Business at karnataka bringing the ROI to 4.3cr,CameraMan Ganga Tho Rambabu did 42 cr in all,Though its a loss venture for Ceded(2cr Loss),EG,WG and Nellore(Margins).Its Said to be Completing 50 days in 51 centers(list here)
Mahesh Babu’s Pokiri directed by Puri Jaganath was a Industry Hit,it released with no buzz but swiped of every existing records and made Mahesh Babu a Super Star,the movie also received several awards and was critically acclaimed,Pokiri grossed a record share of 39-40cr in 2006.the movie also ran in 222 centers for 50 days and 212 in 100 days which was a record then.
Arundathi written and directed by Kodi Ramakrishna, starring Anushka and Sonu Sood in the lead. The film was released on 16 January 2009 to positive reviews and emerged as a commercial blockbuster Collecting 32cr in AP and another 6cr from dubbed version which released a year later.It fetched many awards and remains one of the golden feather of TFI.
Robo-science fiction co-written and directed by S. Shankar. The film features Rajinikanth in dual roles, as a scientist and an android robot, alongside Aishwarya Rai.Thota Kanna Rao brough the movie for 27cr from Sun pictures and the movie released big and it went on good with Children,Families recieving it too good and it collected over 35cr including overseas.
Pawan Kalyan’s Jalsa was the first movie which was released with 320 prints in 1000 theatres in TFI,The audio rights were sold to Aditya Music for 90 lakhs,the highest for a Telugu film till date.The music has been topping the charts since its release.Made with a mere budget of 25cr it went on collecting 34cr share worldwide.Trivikram’s Dialouges with Pawan Kalyan’s Style made fans go crazy over the movie. Jalsa was the blockbuster hit of the year 2008 and it ran 50 days in over 258 centers(highest in Pawan Kalyan’s carrer) and 100 days in over 25 centers.
Indra directed by B. Gopal. It stars Chiranjeevi, Sonali Bendre, and Arti Agarwal.The film released in 258 screens,including 223 in Andhra Pradesh,30 in Karnataka,3 in Orissa and 15 in USA(Highest till then),Chiranjeevi won Filmfare Best Telugu Actor Award and Nandi Best Actor Award.It had a 50-day run in 151 centres,It had a 100-day run in 122 centres,It had a 175-day run in 32 centres including a 227-day run in Satyam theatre, Adoni.The Final share is 33cr and is a Industry HIT
Brindavanam starring Jr NTR, Kajal Agarwal and Samantha,Directed by Vamsi Paidipally, who had previously directed Munna, which also produced by Dil Raju.Music by S S Taman was a good hit and the movie though with average content and a Free make of Bavagaru Bagunara and Gudumba Shankar in parts was received well by family audience and grossed over 30cr share in its full run.The movie ran for 50 days in over 142 direct centers.
Simahdri has Jr. NTR playing the lead role and Bhoomika, Ankitha, and Nassar playing the supporting roles. S. S. Rajamouli directed the film. It is the biggest hit in Jr. NTR’s career.NTR achieved this feat at the age of 17 which is to be kept in mind.His dances were amazing and Masses of AP went crazy over the movie
It had a successful 50-days run in 188 centersand a 100-days run in 150 centers.It ran for 175 days in 52 direct centers including 3 centers in shifts.Simhadri collected a record share of 27.5 cr and missed the indsutry hit just by a margin.
The list is suceeded by Yamadonga with 27cr Worldwide share,Mahesh’s Business Man with 27cr AP share,Ballaya Babu’s Simha with 26.5cr world wide share,Allu Arjun’s Badrinath with 26cr worldwide share,Prabhas’s Mr Perfect with 25 cr and so on
PS: All the figures mentioned above are Shares(Gross-Tax+Theatre Rents)