‘Nenu Local’ stood as the biggest earner among the films of Mid-Range Heroes (if excluded films directed by SS Rajamouli [Eega] & Trivikram [A.Aa]). It raked in a Share of Rs 34.2 crore and Gross of Rs 58 crore.
‘Bhale Bhale Magadivoy’ was the biggest grosser of Nani until recently. ‘Nenu Local’ surpassed that benchmark by a healthy margin and established Nani as the most bankable hero for films with budget around Rs 20 crore.
Dil Raju delivered two back-to-back blockbusters in 2017. He bounced back strongly after facing consecutive debacles over the past few years.
Nenu Local Total Collections (Share):
Nizam: Rs 10.70 crore
Ceded: Rs 3.90 crore
Uttar Andhra: Rs 4.00 crore
Guntur: Rs 2.25 crore
Krishna: Rs 2.00 crore
East: Rs 2.50 crore
West: Rs 1.55 crore
Nellore: Rs 0.90 crore
Nenu Local AP & Nizam Total Collections: Rs 27.8 crore
Nenu Local Worldwide Total Collections: Rs 34.2 crore (includes Karnataka: Rs 2.15 crore; USA: Rs 3.25 crore; ROI & ROW: Rs 1 crore)