"Record number of 50 days, 100 days, 175 days are things of past. Today, Films are being released in 1000's of screens and run is over by 3-4 weeks. It is very sad when some fans ask for an extension. Bahubali will run in theatres that are yielding shares. If not, it will make way for other new films to follow. We will NOT block theatres for false records."
Unlike Bollywood movies, it is not so easy for Tamil movies to collect Rs 100 crores. So far, only 10 Tamil movies have managed to reach the milestone worldwide at the box office.
Baahubali has been appreciated by veteran actors including Amitabh Bachchan
The earnings beat the record of Rs 21 crores set by Robot, by a huge huge margin.
Filmmaker SS Rajammouli's Baahubali became the first non-Hindi language film to cross the Rs 500-crore mark. Also, Shah Rukh Khan praised the film, starring Prabhas, on Twitter.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan has opened to a fantastic box office response making it Salman Khan's eighth film to reach the Rs 100-crore mark. The film broke all records to make the quickest Rs 100 crores at the box office, but it wasn't quick enough. SS Rajamouli's Baahubali achieved the feat in just two days and trade analysts predict that the film may outlive Bajrangi Bhaijaan on the silver screen.
Priyanka Chopra, who turned 33 on July 18, is reportedly set to shift into a swanky Juhu apartment, which is reportedly her 'perfect' birthday gift. Meanwhile, Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan may be having a fantastic run at the box office but it still faces tough competition from SS Rajamouli's Baahubali, which trade analysts predict may outlive Bajrangi Bhaijaan on the silver screen. Salman also said that box office numbers and reviews don't matter to him anymore.
SS Rajamouli's Baahubali, which released on July 10, has already collected over 200 crores at the box office. Ecstatic fans down South were unanimous in their praise of the film. The ones who saw Bajrangi Bhaijaan on the opening day have given the film high ratings so far.
Actor Shah Rukh Khan's wife Gauri led the list celebrities who were invited by filmmaker Karan Johar to a special screening of Baahubali in Mumbai on July 9.
The launch of the trailer of Baahubali was as grand as the epic itself.