First and foremost, the flick is a real story of the gangster-turned-politician Paritala Ravi, which has attracted Andhra Pradesh audience. With very explicit dialogues,and some spice thrown in for the die-hard movie buffs, it has managed to impress the masses. Secondly, it has controversial scenes, cold blooded murder and women shrieking out in terror, all of which call out for more audiences to flock halls, as it creates quite an attraction to see the most gory of details on celluloid, making audiences realize the impact of what actually lies beneath the hard core political arena.
Well, these are the few reasons for Rakta Charitra's grand success. The movie has already collected a solid $ 2,12,000 [Hindi + Telugu versions] on 34 screens in US and reports say that the movie has grossed Rs. 7 crore in Andhra pradesh alone.