It is known that two most awaited flicks of the season,
Baahubali and Srimanthudu are set to hit screens
with just a week gap. This has become a great burden on the part of
distributors considering the box office risks involved.
Apparently, few industry biggies are looking into the matter to
bring both the makers of the films into mutual consent for the
benefit of the buyers.
According to the sources, Srimanthudu might change its
release date to July 31 from July 17 to accommodate enough space
for Baahubali to enter safe zone.
Since it is only a request from the Baahubali team, the
final call is in the hands of Mahesh Babu and his team. Till now, the
makers of Srimanthudu have been confident about its
release date and were not showing any interest in the
However, the latest lobbying that is being done by the industry
big wigs might change the minds of team Srimanthudu.
Perhaps there is nothing wrong in taking a step back for everyone's
good, a source close to the makers opined.
In view of the fact that, it is not practically possible to
change Baahubali's release date, the entire game now
belongs to Mahesh Babu, who is also co-producing the film. Let us
wait for some more time to see how the story unfolds.