Baahubali: The Conclusion (Bahubali 2), the directorial venture of SS Rajamouli is garnering tremendous response from the audience and is unstoppable in making records with it collecting over Rs 1,000 crore in 10 days from the worldwide box office.
At the Kerala box office alone, the movie made a business of Rs. 41.5 crore gross collection becoming the fastest and the sixth film to cross Rs. 40 crore mark in the state. The magnum-opus project achieved this record feat in 10 days breaking the previous record of Mohanlal's Pulimurugan that crossed the mark in 14 days. The other films that have earned more than Rs 40 crore at Kerala box office includes, Drishyam, Premam, Ennu Ninte Moideen and Oppam. The sequel of Baahubali: The Beginning is also set to become the fastest Rs 50 crore in the coming days.
After becoming the fastest Rs. 1 crore grosser, Baahubali 2 has become the fastest Rs. 2 crore earner at Kochi multiplexes. The Prabhas-starrer collected Rs. 14.56 lakh with an average theatre occupancy of 95.92% on the 11th day and took the total tally to Rs. 2.06 crore in 11 days.
Aries Plex Trivandrum
From a total of 9 shows, the epic fantasy thriller raked in a gross amount of Rs. 10.16 lakh on the 10th day of its theatrical run taking a total of Rs. 1.04 crore. It has become the fastest movie to achieve the feat at the Aries Plex breaking the previous record of director Vysakh's action thriller Pulimurugan, which crossed this mark in 16 days.
Comrade in America
Despite the grand run of Baahubali 2, Dulquer Salmaan's Comrade in America (CIA) is also performing well across the state since its release on Friday, May 5. The Amal Neerad directorial, which is said to have earned Rs 3.09 crore on the opening day at the Kerala box office, has approximately made a business of Rs. 2.89 crore on second day.
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Meanwhile, at the six multiplexes in Kochi, the fourth day collection of the family romantic entertainer is believed to be Rs. 9.43 lakh from 35 shows and the total four day earnings of the DQ-starrer amounts to Rs. 49.31 lakh.