Baahubali has been literally minting money at the Indian Box Office, the film directed by SS Rajamouli has left the critics and fans so impressed that even the weekday shows are getting booked much in advance.
The film opened to rave reviews and viewers too boosted the film's popularity by good word of mouth promotion. Baahubali created history by recording the highest overall collection of Rs 50 crores.
The film which released in over 4000 screens with a budget of Rs 250 crores was released in four languages, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi.
Hindi version managed to gross Rs 5.15 crores, which is the highest collection any dubbed movie in Hindi has ever obtained.
The film's collection increased over 40% on day 2, Saturday. Trade expert, Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Baahubali [dubbed Hindi version] witnesses 40% growth on Day 2. Fri 5.15 cr, Sat 7.09 cr. Total: ₹ 12.24 cr. India biz. SUPERB!"
Sunday collections have reported to be 10. 86 crores, bringing the total first weekend collection to Rs 23 crores approximately.
At the end of two days, the net collection of the movie was Rs 112 crores worldwide and now at the end of the first weekend, the film will has grossed Rs 160 crores.
Check out some of the viewer and Bollywood celeb's opinion about the movie...
Varun Dhawan @Varun_dvn
#Baahubali is must watch. The dedication of every person involved in this film shows in each and every frame
Vivek Oberoi @vivek_oberoi
Well said @Varun_dvn ! I absolutely agree with you! Hats off!!! #tollywood #Baahubali @BaahubaliMovie
Sunayana Suresh @sunayanasuresh
#Baahubali. Spellbound. Hate that I've to wait till 2016. What a twist to stop the narrative. @ssrajamouli @tamannaahspeaks @RanaDaggubati
Karan Johar @karanjohar
#Baahubali SHATTERS all box office records and emerges as the highest opener ever!!!!!!! Record day 1 even for a dubbed film...phenomenal!!
#Baahubali take a bow @ssrajamouli sir. Your hard work is seen in EVERY FRAME :) congrats. We are all very proud of you
The entire cast and crew of #Baahubali , your commitment and passion is the stuff of legend. God bless all of you! #Prabhas @RanaDaggubati
Sreedhar Pillai @sri50
Just watched #Baahubali, blown away @ssrajamouli's vision & visuals, devotion 4 perfection of all its actors and making. Fab in #DolbyAtmos
Apoorva Mehta @apoorvamehta18
With #Baahubali @ssrajamouli has not just made a film, he's shown how to execute a dream and share it with the world! Proud moment for India
Hitesh P Kumar @hiteshzoomout
Am not the only one who unlike #Baahubali there are numerous movie lovers who likely unlike it
Sheethal Rajagopal @sheethal_r
@RanaDaggubati truly outstanding Performance. #Baahubali needed you at the right place ! I cant wait for the next part !
A cyril @a_brosnan
#Baahubali Technically 1 of best Indian films Thumbs up 2 ART work Sabu Cyril, Cinematography KK Senthil Kumar, stunt Peter Haines nice joy.
So yeah, a movie like #Baahubali is one of the reasons I prefer South Indian movies to Bollywood!
Ranveer's lil bro :) @TahilaniRahul
#Baahubali Significant EPIC Phenomenal Fantastic Brilliant Masteripiece help me tp find some more Seriously this is one Gigantic EPIC
raaj aryan @aryan_raaj
Don't remember when was the last time a movie left me wanting for more #Baahubali a must watch movie #MindBlowing #AmazingVFX #MasterStroke
#Baahubali tamannaah What a role,scene when she discovers the woman inside her done so subtly . #Anushka brave & daring look.
#Baahubali is a pure #visualtreat.Grt work of a #visionary which covers up flaws.Waiting for the conclusion. @ssrajamouli @BaahubaliMovie
Naresh Babu @idletweeter
#Baahubali is full of highs n lows. Not the best @ssrajamouli movie but have great scenes
Sujal Tamariya @sujaltamariya
#Baahubali @ssrajamouli atleast you dared to dream like Hollywood #respect
2nd half war scene big salute to @ssrajamouli and each one who was involved in. #Baahubali . A must watch for d hard work d team has put in.
Seen #Baahubali and am in awe of #Prabhas and @RanaDaggubati ! @ssrajamouli does what no one else can, blend emotions with action perfectly
Vijay Sriram Iyengar @Sriram_sv
#Baahubali amazin movie,proud moment for Ind cinema.never evr in Indian history a film made of this kind @ssrajamouli sir truely Vera level