If reports are to believed, National Award- winning director SS Rajamouli’s upcoming film Baahubali: The Conclusion has made some unprecedented pre-release business for a movie produced down south. It is said that the film starring Prabhas, Rana Daggubati has already raked in more than Rs 500 crore, which is mostly from the sales of its theatrical rights.
Baahubali 2 Pre-Release Business (Trade Assumptions):
Theatrical Rights of Telugu States: Rs 125 crore
Three Southern States: Rs 90 crore
South Indian Theatricals: Rs 210-215 crore
North India including Hindi theatricals: Rs 80 crore
USA: Rs 40 crore
Rest of World (Telugu, Hindi, Tamil Versions): Rs 20 crore
Baahubali 2 Worldwide Pre-Release Business (Indian Languages): Rs 350 crore
Satellite Rights & Music Rights (Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam & Hindi): Rs 110 crore
Theatrical Rights of International Versions, Virtual Reality, Book, TV Series, Animated Web Series and Other Deals: Rs 50 crore
Baahubali 2 Pre-Release Business: Rs 500 crore-plus.