Superstar Mahesh Babu, Power Star Pawan Kalyan and Junior NTR are three leading actors, who have got huge fan bases in America and their recent releases like 1: Nenokkadine, Attarintiki Daredi and Baadshah have proved it with their wonderful collections at the USA Box Office. Now, Stylish Star Allu Arjun has joined their bandwagon. The overwhelming response for his recent release Race Gurram is the proof for his growing popularity in this foreign country.
Released in America on April 10, Race Gurram opened to fantastic repsonse and done superb collection in nine days. The movie has collected Rs 5.93 crores nett ($ 982,155) from 66 screens at the USA Box Office in the first week. Its breakup is $102,782 on Thu, $205,823 on Fri, $309,731 on Sat and $225,765 on Sun, $ 39,616 on Mon, $ 36,079 on Tue, $ 25,872 on Wed and $ 36,486 on Thu.
Race Gurram has smashed the life-time collection records of All Arjun's previous movies in just three days and become the biggest opener and highest grosser for in Bunny in America. It has achieved huge success in minimum number of screens in a short span of time. Its success has not only surprised people in Tollywood, but also in other industries of India cinema. Bollywood trade expert Taran Adarsh tweeted, "Telugu film #RaceGurram closes Week 1 in USA at $ 982,155 [Rs 5.93 cr]. Reported screens. Should cross $ 1 million today [Fri]. AWESOME!"
As per early estimates, Race Gurram has crossed 1 million dollar mark at the USA Box Office on its ninth day. It has become the sixth Telugu movie to achieve this rare feet in the country. We bring you the details of five other Telugu movies that have crossed 1 billion dollar mark. Continue to see them in the slide show.
Gabbar Singh - $1 Million Mark
Power Star Pawan Kalyan's 2012 Blockbuster movie Gabbar Singh is the first Telugu film to cross $ 1 million mark at the USA Box Office. The movie has achieved this magical number in four weeks.
SVSC - $ 1 Million Mark
Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu (SVSC) featuring Mahesh Babu and Venkatesh in the leads, has surpassed $ 1 million mark with its collection $ 1,043,360 at the USA Box Office in three days.
Baadshah - $ 1 Million Mark
Young Tiger Junior NTR's Baadshah has achieved this magical number in America in eight days. It has collected $ 1,232,757 (Rs 6.72 crores) at the USA Box Office in 11 days.
Attarintiki Daredi - $ 1 Million Mark
Pawan Kalyan's Attarintiki Daredi has become the fastest $ 1 million grosser Telugu movie in America. The film has collected $15,22,734 (Rs 9.53 crores) from 94 screens at the USA Box Office in three days.
1: Nenokkadine - $ 1 Million Mark
Superstar Mahesh Babu's 1: Nenokkadine has become the second fastest $ 1 Million grosser Telugu movie in America with its collection crossing this mark at the USA Box Office in five days.