Raajakumara has been doing extremely good business despite the stiff competition from both Kannada and other language biggies. This Puneeth Rajkumar starrer will be one of the biggest grosser of Sandalwood by end of the theatrical run.
The film has managed to withstand the tsunami of Baahubali 2.
Despite the Telugu film releasing big in Karnataka, Raajakumara
managed to retain single screens in all the major centers and also
got good number of shows in multiplexes.
In multiplexes, film has over 90% occupancy in the long weekend.
Case was not different with single screens where he film had over
80% occupancy which is extremely good considering the film is in
6th week of theatrical release.
The film has achieved yet another feat, Raajakumara has
completed 6000 shows in multiplex. Even though other Kannada films
have crossed 6000 shows, Raajakumara is the first film to achieve
this within sixth week.
Kirik Party has got over 7000 shows in 17 weeks at multiplexes
so far. This is the highest for a Kannada film till date. With the
rate at which Raajakumara is cruising, film will be able to cross
7000 shows within next two weeks.
Last week, film had several issues regarding Baahubali snatching
the single screens of Raajakumara where the film had done
exceptionally well. With the intervention of KFCC, producers
managed to retain 10-12 single screens throughout the
With the collections being steady over the weekend, film will
not face any other issue with theatres and film will complete 50
days in record number of single screens and multiplexes.