Did you know Baahubali's premiere shows ticket prices soared so high that the prices were said to be ranging between Rs. 4000 to Rs. 8000?
Did you know Baahubali has registered its name in the
Guinness Book of World Records for having the world's largest
poster which is about 51,000 square feet tall?
And of course the fact that it took three long years to complete
this movie with a budget of over Rs 250 crores, thereby making it
the most expensive movie ever made in the history of Indian
There are so many shocking aspects like this about this magnum
opus that will leave you shocked and make your jaws drop. Come on a
film that had over 800 technicians working in the art and visual
department alone and whose pre-production preparation itself took 1
year, longest time ever, there ought to be a number of shocking
facts that we are not aware of.
Even before its release the film was showcased on BBC in their
documentary on 100 years of cinema. What can be a more proud factor
for the team than this?
Check out such shocking unknown facts about the film...
Both Prabhas and Rana have gained over 100-Kg weight for this
film. They underwent special training to obtain the look for the
The target for both actors was to consume 2,000-4,000 calories
per day and the diet was strictly non vegetarian.
26 VFX studios and 600 graphic artists executed the graphics
around the world.
Record High Sets
Usually 24 foot hight set is created for Indian movies, but for
Baahubali 45 foot tall sets where created which is a
More than 800 technicians worked on the art, design and visual
effects of the movie.
Award Winning Technicians
Baahubali had award winning technicians working for it, the
common thing about Jurassic world and this movie is that both had
the same special effects team.
Baahubali was made in Telugu and Tamil and later dubbed in
Hindi, Malayalam, English, French and Japanese.
Baahubali film is the most expensive film made with a budget of
250 crores. The film is set to release in 4,000 screens
including 135 screens in US only.
4500 VFX shots
More than 4500 VFX shots were taken for the movie. The makers
have spent a whopping Rs 85 crores on visual effects of the film
Arri Alexa XT was used to shoot Rajamouli's first full length
The movie was even featured on BBC's documentary on 100 years of
cinema. The best part it, Baahubali was the only film that was
included even before it's release.
Peter Hein has been training the lead actor for the
film. Trainers from Vietnam were roped in to train the actors
Prabhas, Anushka, Rana and Sathyaraj as there were a lot of war and
action sequences in the film.
The pre-production of the film took almost 1 year which is the
maximum for any Indian movie. It took 3 years to complete this
Prabhas consumed 40 boiled egg whites everyday. He even
postponed his marriage for the sake of this movie.
Lead actor Prabhas's body building equipments costs around 1.5