SS Rajamouli's 'Baahubali: The Conclusion' or commonly known as 'Baahubali 2' continues to create a stir at the box office and has created yet another record. The movie, which was the much awaited sequel to 2015 release 'Baahubali: The Conclusion', has now beaten superstar Aamir Khan at the box office as 'Baahubali 2' has surpassed the lifetime collections of Mr. Perfectionist's last release 'Dangal'.
'Dangal' was one of the blockbuster hits of 2016, featuring Aamir portraying the role renowned wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat. The movie had raked in a lifetime collection of Rs 387.38 cr. 'Baahubali 2' has raked in a collection of Rs 390.25 cr in just two weeks of release.
But Prabhas-starrer 'Baahubali 2' has not just surpassed the lifetime collection of 'Dangal', but the Hindi version will be first to touch the mark of Rs 400 crore.
Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh took it to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the recent box-office collections of 'Baahubali 2'. He wrote, "#Baahubali2 is a ONE-HORSE RACE... Collects ₹ 390.25 cr in 2 weeks... All set to start a new Club for HINDI films: ₹ 400 cr Club. India biz."
#Baahubali2 is a ONE-HORSE RACE... Collects ₹ 390.25 cr in 2 weeks... All set to start a new Club for HINDI films: ₹ 400 cr Club. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 12, 2017
He also tweeted saying, "#Baahubali2 to surpass *lifetime biz* of #Dangal [₹ 387.38 cr]... Emerge HIGHEST GROSSER... First film to touch ₹ 400 cr... HINDI. Nett."
Interestingly, this SS Rajamouli directorial has been doing wonders not just India but in International market as well. 'Baahubali 2' has become the biggest blockbuster of all times and has become the first movie to make a collection of over Rs 1000 crore worldwide.
Besides, the movie has made the record of minting the fastest Rs 50 cr, Rs 100 cr, Rs 150 cr, Rs 200 cr, Rs 300 cr and Rs 350 cr.
Indeed the hard work of the entire team has been paid off wonderfully.
Also starring Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Sathyaraj, Ramaya Krishnan and Tamannaah Bhatia in key roles, 'Baahubali 2' was released on April 28 on 9000 screens across the world.