Bahubali 2 (Nepali: बाहुबली द्वितीय), a South Indian movie has set a new record in Nepal. Among all other Bollywood movies, Bahubali 2 was able to generate more revenue and winning the hearts of Nepali viewers. The Gopi Krishna Movies, the official movie distributor for Nepal told, “The opening record breaker movie Bahubali-2 in Nepal had gross collection 0f Rs. 7 crores (net: 5 crs 40 lakhs) from 130 screens in 2 days. The first-day collection of the movie was more than Rs. 2 crores.
The total collection of Bahubali 2 in Nepal is Rs.10.5 crores (while creating the post ) and the movie is expected to be run for few more days.
The movie created a historic record of 200 crores in the box office collection from the worldwide release. In India, it created a new record of screening in 7 thousand halls. In India, movie success is predicted by measuring the first-day collection exceeding the hundred million figure. And to be mentioned, Bollywood movies of 3 Khans are always expected to cross the hundred million figures.
Earlier, in 2015, “Prem Ratan Dhan” released in Diwali had collected 39.32 crs in the opening day. Also, Salman’s another movie, Sultan had collected the first release revenue of 35.49 crs. Shah Rukh Khan’s movie, ‘Happy New Year’ was also on quite offensive trade with the first-day collection of 36.31 crs. Another actor, Amir Khan’s ‘Dhoom 3’ was on 32.48 crs on very first day.
The 3 Khan films usually released during festivals or holidays has been kicked beaten by Bahubali-2 which was released with no any particular festival/holiday selection.
In this sequel version, the story of King Maheshmati as Bahubali has been shown. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the movie featured actors/actress like Prabhas, Rana Daggvati, Anushka Shetty, Ramaiah Krishnan and others.
This movie directed by Rajamouli had an investment of INR 270 crores. This movie is the sequel of the movie — Bahubali. This film was released on Friday in Nepal.
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) May 7, 2017
Bahubali 2 became one of the famous movies in Nepal even beating the top grossing movie Chhaka Panja (6×5). I did a quick survey among my friends and got to know the reasons being Bahubali 2 success in Nepal including the trend “कटप्पा ले बाहुबली लाई किन मर्यो?”. Here are the few general points it won the Nepalese hearts.
Hope you got the answer of why Bahubali became famous in Nepal and is still in trend.