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.