Opening Week Total Collection of Katamarayudu (Telugu)
Last Friday released Telugu offering, Katamarayudu has been passed it’s opening week on a strong note across the country. Being much awaited, power star Pawan Kalyan and Shruti Haasan starrer this romantic action-comedy has received overwhelmed response from fans as well as audience and as expected remained strong in it’s dominated regions- Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Katamarayudu is an official Telugu remake of superstar Ajith Kumar’s Tamil movie Veeram, which was released in 2014. Everyone found it entertaining and showed big thumbs up for Pawan Kalyan starrer. From critics also, it has received positive reviews and as a result gained good word of mouth.
In the opening weekend, director Kishore Kumar Pardasani’s this venture reported excellent performance and did the business of 36.25 crores nett. (45.75 crores gross), which was including 22.25 crores of Friday, 5.10 crores of Saturday and 8.90 crores of Sunday from approximately 1000 screens in Telugu states. At worldwide box office, it grossed around 70 crores in first 3 days.
Then in weekdays due to normal working days, Katamarayudu recorded lesser occupancy than before. On Monday with around 55% of drop than Sunday, it managed to collect the amount of 4 crores (5.05 crores gross). With further dip, the movie added the amount of 3.50 crores (4.40 crores gross) on Tuesday and 3.20 crores (4.05 crores gross) on Wednesday.
On the last day of week i.e. Thursday, Katamarayudu witnessed more drop and minted the amount of 2.90 crores (3.65 crores gross) across Telugu states. With this it’s one week total collection has become 49.85 crores (62.90 crores gross) at AP/T box office.