As expected, ‘Agnyaathavaasi’ Openings were humongous and it stands only next to the mighty ‘Baahubali’. A share of Rs 39.2 crore and gross of Rs 60.5 crore in a single day is fantabulous. 99.9 percent Telugu films don’t even manage to do it even in the full run.
Theatrical Business of Agnyaathavaasi is about Rs 125 crore. Over 30 percent recovery happened on the First Day itself. Apart from Rs 200 ticket pricing in Single Screens, 7 Shows in AP & 5 Shows in Telangana will help the film gain as much as possible in the first week.
Records set by Agnyaathavaasi:
Non-Baahubali Record in Andhra (Rs 17.56 crore), Guntur, Uttar Andhra, Krishna, Nellore and USA.
2nd Biggest Ever Opening in Telugu States (Rs 26.36 crore)
3rd Biggest Ever Opening Worldwide
4th Biggest Ever South Indian Opening, next to Baahubali 2, Kabali & Baahubali
Agnyaathavaasi First Day Collections (Share):
Nizam: Rs 5.45 crore
Ceded: Rs 3.35 crore
Uttar Andhra: Rs 3.75 crore
Guntur: Rs 3.78 crore
Krishna: Rs 1.83 crore
East: Rs 2.86 crore
West: Rs 3.70 crore
Nellore: Rs 1.64 crore
Agnyaathavaasi Day 1 AP & Nizam Collections: Rs 26.36 crore (Gross – 38 Cr)
Agnyaathavaasi Day 1 Worldwide Collections Share: Rs 39.2 crore
Total 1st day worldwide Gross – 60 Cr
The film opens on a terrific note in USA as well, it collected $1.67M on the first day, including premieres.
Agnyaathavaasi is off to a sensational start at box office. According to the trade reports, there was significant drop on Day 2 because of the below par talk. With two biggies – Jai Sima and Gang hitting screens tomorrow, and a mammoth 125 Cr to recover, it needs to be seen how Agnyaathavaasi sustains at box office.