Filmmaker Trivikram Srinivas’ Aravindha Sametha featuring actors Jr NTR and Pooja Hegde, opened to a good response at the US box office. The film minted $707,698 gross during its premiere and it has continued to rule on its second day. Aravindha Sametha has collected $357,658 on Saturday at the US ticket window and the total collection now stands at $1,644,876. It has become Jr NTR’s second highest grosser in USA. Also Read - RRR Full Cast: Shriya Saran to Shoot With Ajay Devgn For SS Rajamouli's Magnum Opus Starring Jr NTR And Ram Charan
The numbers were shared by trade analyst Taran Adarsh on micro-blogging site, Twitter. He tweeted, “#Telugu film #AravindhaSametha continues its DREAM RUN in USA… Records EXCELLENT numbers on Sat… Growth on Sat [vis-à-vis Fri]: 29.90%…Wed previews + Thu $ 1,011,893, Fri $ 275,325, Sat $ 357,658 / 195 locations, Total: $ 1,644,876 [₹ 12.11 cr].” Also Read - Priyanka Chopra’s Cousin Meera Chopra Files FIR Against Jr. NTR Fans, Who Are Sending Acid Attack, Rape, Death Threats
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Leaving behind Rangasthalam, Aravindha Sametha became the third biggest opener in the country and the movie is set to break many records in coming days.
Trivikram Srinivas and Jr NTR enjoy a huge fan following in the US. The actor impressed with his powerful dialogue delivery and acting skills in the film. Pooja was seen as Aravindh. The music of the movie was composed by Thaman S.
Aravindha Sametha was one of the most anticipated films of the year. Thus, many leading distribution houses were keen to buy its rights.
The international rights of Jr NTR’s film were acquired by Vainavi Hanvi Creations Rs 12.50 crore.
Earlier, the film made headlines when some of the scenes having major spoiler alerts were leaked online.
On a related note, Jr NTR’s Jai Lava Kusa also received good response at the box office. The project was directed by KS Ravindra. In it, the actor was seen playing the role of the triple role in the movie.