Distribution Rights of ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’ for US and Canada fetched an unbelievable price. The deal has been closed for Rs 45 crore. This include the distribution rights of Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam. To make profits, ‘Baahubali 2’ has to collect at least $15 Million in these territories.
Trade Circles say, None of them Indian films has amassed over $13 Million in USA & Canada so far. Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dangal’ holds the record of biggest earner ($12,369,237).
However, Distributor are quite confident of historic Box Office run of ‘Baahubali 2’ and they expect it to collect not less than $20 million in the full run. Exhibitors feel this magnum opus collects much more than ‘Dangal’ as its releasing in multiple languages. They could foresee ‘Baahubali 2’ amass $15 million by the end of first weekend itself.