Shockingly low numbers for Maharshi USA premiers
As Maharshi marks Landmark film for Mahesh Babu naturally the expectations weere huge among the fans, audience and trade. But to everyone’s Surprise Maharshi received lukewarm response from USA premier shows.
Mahesh Babu, is known as king of overseas market, as his movies consistently did well at USA box-office. But for Maharshi it was different story as it failed to bring in audiences to the theaters in expected way.
Since it is Mahesh Babu's Landmark 25th movie, the distributors arranged shows in large of number of screens expecting a minimum of $1 million opening from USA premiere shows.
But in a shocking manner, the film grossed just above $500k, which is nothing but very low number considering Mahesh Stamina. Maharshi failed get the place in top 5 USA premiers of Mahesh films.
#MaheshBabu Top5 USA Premiers
1. #Spyder : $1,005,419
2. #BharatAneNenu : $850,000
3. #Brahmotsavam : $560,274
4. #Srimanthudu : $537,363
5. #Aagadu : $523,613
6. #Maharshi: $50
Mahesh Babu's previous movies Bharat Ane Nenu had grossed $850k and Spyder grossed $1Million from premiere shows, while 'Maharshi' had just got half the amount of what is expected. As Crores of Pre-release business is riding on the film, Distributors are pinning huge hopes on weekend numbers. As the mouth talk and reviews are decent enough Maharshi is expected to do well in coming next few Days.