Pawan Kalyan’s Katamarayudu takes Outstanding Start
The third biggest Telugu movie after Khaidi No 150 & Gautamiputra Shatakarni, superstar Pawan Kalyan starrer Katamarayudu has finally released at box office with huge excitement of fans and audience. As expected it has received super positive reviews from critics as well as moviegoers. The one sided response has generated positive waves about the movie across the country and overseas as well. Fans are creating massive buzz everywhere, their craze can be easily seen outside the theaters and on social media.
Pawan Kalyan’s last outing Sardaar Gabbar Singh earned Rs 40.81 crore gross at the worldwide box office on the first day and it was the biggest opener for the power star. Chiranjeevi’s comeback film Khaidi No 150 collected Rs 50.45 crore gross at the worldwide box office on the first day and it is the second all-time biggest Tollywood opener. The early trends show that Katamarayudu is set to smash both these records. Katamarayudu features Shruti Haasan in opposite to Pawan Kalyan.
Audience find the movie very entertaining and power packed. It has released on around 1500+ screens across the globe, that includes 953 screens of Telugu and 647 screens of other states. It is a remake of Tamil film Veeram, and this film has also taken a bumper entry on box office. The Sharrath Marrar-produced movie has also received a brilliant response in Karnataka, Chennai and in other parts of India and international markets with some screens running to packed houses in the evening show.
Advance booking reports have already been declared Katamarayudu houseful for the entire weekend in its dominated regions – Andhra Pradesh, Telangana & Karnataka. In rest parts of the country also, the movie has witnessed terrific response from audience. With overall 95+% occupancy, it has minted the amount of 22.25 crore from the Telugu states AP/T.