Ace director VV Vinayak's much-awaited Telugu movie Alludu Seenu, which marks the acting debut of producer Bellamkonda Suresh's son Srinivas, has started with a bang at the ticket counters across the globe. As per its early trends, the film featuring Samantha in the female lead, will make superb collection at the Box Office on first day and set a new business record in the Telangan and Andhra Pradesh.
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Ever since VV Vinayak announced it, Alludu Seenu has been creating positive ripples in the media. Its posters, trailer and music videos have garnered lot of curiosity for the film. In addition, Bellamkonda Suresh has had massive publicity with a whopping amount of Rs 8 crores. The advance ticket booking was made available for on Wednesday and it registered sale of more than 40% tickets for Friday.
Considering all these factors, trade experts from the Tollywood predicted that Alludu Seenu would start on a fantastic note. As expected, the movie, which released in nearly 700 screens across the globe on July 25, has received an overwhelming response at the ticket counters in the morning and matinee shows. The film has reportedly registered an average of 70% to 80 occupancy in both single screens and multiplexes.
Alludu Seenu has raked in Rs 55 lakhs in Ceeded, Rs 25 lakhs in Guntur and Rs 22 lakhs in Krishna. It has also done superb business in other areas. As per the early estimates, the movie has collected Rs 2.5 cr at the Box Office on the first day. Trade experts opine that it is great opening for a debutant actor. Thanks to the brilliant marketing strategies of producer Bellamkonda Suresh.
The makers of Alludu Seenu are thrilled over the fantastic opening of the film at the Box Office. They hope that it will set new record on its first day. Writer Gopi Mohan, who has penned dialogues and script for the movie, tweeted, "Wonderful openings for AlluduSeenu.Vinayak,Samantha,sky high publicity,DSP r factors.Audience reaction was v.good :)"
However, Alludu Seenu has got negative reviews from film critics. Even the movie buffs, who watched it in first and second shows, seemed to have been unimpressed with it. The biggest complaint from them is the movie lacks fresh concept. We bring you viewers' tweets review on the film. Continue to read them in the slideshow.