Tollywood superstar Allu Arjun’s latest film, Pushpa: The Rise, could qualify as the first pan-Indian blockbuster movie of 2021. The film not only draws huge crowds in the Telugu states, but also rings the crates ringing. recorders across the country. According to the directors of the film, Pushpa’s box office collection after the first weekend stands at Rs 173 crore gross worldwide.
“Pushpa Raj Brings New Life to Theaters 🤘 His Box Office Rage Continues 🔥🔥 MASSive 173 CR 3 Raw Days Around the World for #PushpaTheRise 🔥🔥,” the official tweeted.
The response that the Hindi version of the film receives in the pockets of the north has surprised many. Pushpa appears to be gaining traction at the box office day by day despite the film receiving mixed reviews from critics.
“#Pushpa SCORES AGAINST ALL MEASURES: #SpiderMan + mediocre promotions + limited screens / shows + 50% occupancy [#Maharashtra]… Solid trend throughout the weekend… Superb mass pockets, driving her biz… Fri 3 cr, Sat 4 cr, Sun 5 cr. Total: 12 cr. #India biz. #PushpaHindi (sic), ”famed business analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted.
#Pushpa POINTS AGAINST ALL MEASURES: #Spider Man + mediocre promotions + limited screens / shows + 50% occupancy [#Maharashtra]… Solid trend throughout the weekend… Superb mass pockets, driving her biz… Fri 3 cr, Sat 4 cr, Sun 5 cr. Total: 12 cr. #India biz. #PushpaHindi pic.twitter.com/EFlXY30vLc
– taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) 20 December 2021
Important Allu Arjun fans in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka are also helpful in making Pushpa the fastest movie to collect Rs 100 crore during the pandemic. The film generated gross income of Rs 117 crore within two days of its release. Social media reactions from distributors and exhibitors in southern states attest to the film’s record box office performance.
Earlier, Tirupur Subramaniam, president of the Tamil Nadu Theater Owners Association, speaking to indianexpress.com, estimated that the film would earn around Rs 30 crore before finishing its theatrical release in Tamil Nadu. “This is the first time that an Allu Arjun film has been released in Tamil, so we think it will reach audiences in all centers,” he noted.
Day 3 of @alluarjun‘s # PushpaInRamCinemas Box Office gross is higher than day 1 🔥
Except for the morning show which is 90% complete, stay all HOUSEFULL shows today !!
We’re already in the profit zone for the film, a well-planned release with great entertaining content.
Congratulations to the team
– Ram Muthuram Cinemas (@RamCinemas) December 19, 2021
And true to its prediction, the film seems to deliver an extraordinary spectacle at the box office. “Day 3 of @ alluarjun’s #PushpaInRamCinemas Box office gross is higher than the fire on Day 1 Except for the morning show which is 90% full, stay all HOUSEFULL shows today !! We are already in the profit zone for the film, a well planned release with great entertaining content. Congratulations to the team, “tweeted Ram Muthuram Cinemas from Chennai.
Written and directed by Sukumar, Pushpa: The Rise also stars Rashmika Mandanna, Fahadh Faasil, Sunil, among others.