This Thursday released highly awaited Telugu movie Maharshi has completed it’s extended opening weekend on a superb note. Directed by Vamsi Paidipally, the film starring Pooja Hegde, Allari Naresh and Jagapathi Babu highlighted the struggles of farmers.
Sri Venkateswara Creations, Vyjayanthi Movies and PVP Cinema’s presentation, this social drama has impressed all the viewers and gained positive word of mouth. As a result, it remained strong over the weekend and showed excellent hold over audience across south India as well as overseas in these 4 days of release.
On the opening day, Maharshi recorded outstanding footfalls in theaters and grossed 33 crores (24.60 crores shares) from Andhra Pradesh & Telangana. At worldwide box office, it did the business of total 48.80 crores.
On next day i.e. Friday, the movie got dropped like all south Indian movies but still remained strong and raked the business of 11 crores gross with 7.97 crores shares from Telugu states. While on Saturday, Maharshi showed decent jump and collected 11.50 crores with 8.02 crores shares at the AP/T box office.
On the next day i.e. Sunday, the 25th film of Mahesh Babu remained almost steady and raked the business of 12.25 crores gross (8.54 crores shares). After the 4-days weekend, its total gross collection has become 67.75 crores at the AP/TS box office including 49.13 crores shares.