Allu Arjun's "S/O Satyamurthy" (SOS), Nandamuri Balakrishna's "Lion" and Raghava Lawrence's "Ganga" have received decent life-time collections at the worldwide box office.
"S/O Satyamurthy", which was released in theatres on 9 April, opened to superb response and has grossed ₹90.50 crore worldwide in its life-time. Its net total stands at ₹51.90 crore. The film has set several new records for Allu Arjun in different regions. But the film, which fetched ₹54 crore from its theatrical rights, has failed to recover the investments of its distributors.
Released in theatres on 14 May, "Lion" also received a fantastic opening, but the word of mouth took a toll on its business on the following days. The film has grossed ₹28.95 crore worldwide. Its global net total stands at ₹16.80 crore. Having sold its theatrical rights for ₹24 crore, the film has also failed to return the investments to its distributors.
"Ganga" is the Telugu version of Tamil film "Kanchana 2". The huge success of Muni series had created a lot of hype prior to its release. Released on 17 April, the film garnered positive response and maintained rock-steady business in the following weeks. It has collected ₹18.65 crore net in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
"Ganga" has fetched ₹16.50 crore from its theatrical rights of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The film has been successful in returning the investments with a small amount of profit share to its distributors.
Below is the area-wise break-up of the life-time collections of "S/O Satyamurthy", "Lion" and "Ganga". These figures are approximate numbers provided by Andhra Box Office and they may vary from the actual figures.
|Vizag||₹4.20 Cr||₹1.81 Cr||₹2.25 Cr|
|G East||₹2.95 Cr||₹1.14 Cr||₹1.65 Cr|
|G West||₹2.44 Cr||₹1.10 Cr||₹1.40 Cr|
|Krishna||₹2.57 Cr||₹1.00 Cr||₹1.31 Cr|
|Guntur||₹3.29 Cr||₹1.66 Cr||₹1.90 Cr|
|Nellore||₹1.45 Cr||₹0.89 Cr||₹0.74 Cr|
|Ceeded||₹6.70 Cr||₹3.30 Cr||₹3.60 Cr|
|Nizam||₹14.05 Cr||₹4.20 Cr||₹5.80 Cr|
|Karnataka||₹5.80 Cr||₹1.35 Cr||Nil|
|Tamil Nadu||₹0.63 Cr||Nil||Nil|
|Rest of India||₹0.72 Cr||₹0.35 Cr||Nil|
|Rest of World||₹0.75 Cr||NA||Nil|
|Total||₹51.90 Cr||₹16.80 Cr||₹18.65 Cr|