Baahubali 2 The Conclusion has released in China on May 4 and what a beginning it has been. The film breached $1 million mark from the morning shows itself and then crossed the lifetime earnings of Baahubali The Beginning in China ($1.18 million) after the early noon shows. The film had made $1.20 million before evening set upon us. Trade analysts were predicted that the film should reach around $3 million by the end of the opening day and we now have the official figures of Baahubali 2 opening day box office collection of day 1 in China.
Prabhas, Rana Daggubati and Anushka Shetty starrer film has minted $2.85 million (Rs 19 crore) on the first day of its release in China and entered the list of Top 5 opening day collection of Indian films at China Box office. And that is not all, Baahubali 2 has stormed past Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Aamir Khan’s Dangal Day 1 collections in China. It is now third to Aamir’s Secret Superstar (No. 1) and Irrfan Khan’s Hindi Medium (No. 2).
Check out the All-time Top 5 Day 1 – Indian Movies at China Box Office:
1. #SecretSuperstar – US$ 6.74 Million
2. #HindiMedium – US$3.39 Million
3. #Baahubali2 – US$2.85 Million
4. #Dangal – US$ 2.49 Million
5. #BajrangiBhaijaan – US$ 2.20 Million
It has been one year since the film released in India and it is still making box office cash registers ring and how! With the day 1 collection of box office in China coming in, Baahubali 2 worldwide gross now stands at a whopping Rs 1,735 Crore. But remember, this is just the beginning. With such a great start complemented with a good word of mouth and with the weekend upon us already, the numbers will only soar in the coming weeks. Now, it remains to be seen if the film breaks some records and makes some new ones in it’s opening weekend run.