It took Nani seven years to enjoy the first blockbuster success of his career with his psychological comedy Bhale Bhale Magadivoy, which has emerged as the most successful small budget film in the language.
"It's the biggest Telugu hit of the year in terms of return on
investment. Having recently completed 50 days of theatrical run,
the film has approximately grossed over Rs.55 crore worldwide and
is still counting," trade analyst opined.
Directed by Maruthi Dasari, the film is about the efforts of an
absent minded person and the challenges he faces because of it in
his personal life.
The film said to have been made on a budget of Rs.9 crore, the
film collected nearly Rs.10 crore from the US market alone.
"It's one of the small budget films to have made it to the 1
million mark in the US. It grossed around Rs.9.7 crore during its
run in cinemas here," distributor Sanjay of CineGalaxy Inc, the
company that released the film in the US, revealed in an
The film, meanwhile, is going to be remade in Tamil. According
to a source, actor-composer G.V Prakash Kumar, who is on a high
with two back-to-back hits, may star in the remake.
"Prakash has been approached but nothing has been finalised yet. The remake will be jointly produced by Vamsi and K.E. Gnanavel Raja," the source added.