- Baahubali 2 is the only Hindi film to have collected Rs 500 crore
- Baahubali 2 is making history globally too
- The Rajamouli-directed film released on April 28
#Baahubali2 [Week 5] Fri 1.56 cr, Sat 2.25 cr, Sun 3.16 cr, Mon 1.34 cr, Tue 1.22 cr, Wed 1.20 cr. Total: 500.13 cr Nett. HINDI. India biz— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 1, 2017
Internationally, Baahubali: The Conclusion's success rate is only matched by Aamir Khan's Dangal. The Nitesh Tiwari-directed film was dormant at the box office for months before it released in China last month and set the cash registers ringing at maniacal speed. Dangal has crossed Rs 1,000-crore mark in China. Baahubali: The Conclusion, which will release in china soon, is rolling in over Rs 1,600 crore too.
Baahubali: The Conclusion is set in fictional Mahishmathi resurrected through VFX by Rajamouli and his team. Baahubali series follows the story of the mighty kingdom's two princes - Amarendra Baahubali and his cousin Bhalladeva. After Bhalladeva successfully gets Baahubali assassinated all hell breaks loose. Two decades later Baahubali's son, Mahendra, returns to avenge his father and reclaim the throne of Mahishmathi.
The film stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Ramya Krishnan, Tamannaah Bhatia and Sathyaraj in lead roles. Baahubali: The Conclusion released on April 28.