After scoring two back to back debacles Prince Mahesh has finally scored a hit at the box-office with Srimanthudu. This film collected nearly $2 Million at the overseas box-office and it collected 41 crores Worldwide by end of first weekend.
As regards 1st weekend collections the movie has recovered about 70% of distributors investment which one can say is very huge. The theatrical rights of the movie were sold at 58 crores and going by the trend the film is expected to get back their investment with a decent profit by end of fist week run. Despite negative track with back to back flops such as One and Aagadu distributors kept faith on Mahesh and the actor in turn made them as ‘ Srimanthulu’.
As per trade estimates, the film has chances to collect more than 80 crores share by its full run. However real test for the film begins from today. If the film managed to sustain momentum at booking counters even for today and tomorrow, this would be a clear indication of the film posted to touch anything near to Rs.75 and 80 Crores for its total run.