SS Rajamouli's Eega, which was released on Thursday, July 5, had registered a wonderful opening in the country. The movie had collected Rs 3 crores nett ($5,38,996) at the USA Box Office in its four day extended first weekend. The breakup of its first weekend was Rs 23.51 lakhs ($42,409) on Tue, Rs 86.72 lakhs ($156,408) on Fri, Rs 79.99 lakhs ($144,260) on Sat and Rs 1.08 crore ($195,919) on Sun.
Whereas, Allu Arjun's Julayi also registered an earth-shattering opening at the USA Box Office on Wednesday. The movie has collected Rs 3.70 crore ($668,027) in its five day extended first weekend. The breakup of its first weekend collection is Rs 78.97 lakhs ($147,233) on Wed and Thu, Rs 76.86 lakhs ($138,792) on Fri, Rs 1.03 crore ($187,001) on Sat and approximately Rs 1.07 crore ($195,001) on Sun.
However, so far, Sudeep-Samantha starrer Eega has been the high grosser Telugu movie at the USA Box Office with its 31-day collection Rs 5.98 crores ($10,80,733). Now, trade experts feel that the Trivikram Srinivas directed movie Julayi will beat all time collection record of Eega in 15 to 20 days.