Race Gurram, which hit the screens on 11 April, has been performing well in India and overseas markets. Directed by Surender Reddy,this flick has raked in Rs. 23.23 crores for 7 days in AP and Rs. 33.46 crores worldwide.
This flick has proved to be the biggest hit of Bunny’s Career.
Race Gurram review was the most searched line on Google in the week of its release.
The film has also defeated Amitabh Bachchan‘s ‘Bhoothnath Returns‘ at the US Box Office.
Here’s a region-wise collection report of ‘Race Gurram’:
Nizam Rs. 7.84 crores
Ceded Rs. 4.62 crores
Nellore Rs. 1.48 crores
Krishna Rs. 1.62 crores
Guntur Rs. 2.30 crores
Vizag Rs. 2.36 crores
West Rs. 1.48 crores
East Rs. 1.53 crores
Total (AP) Rs. 23.23 crores
Karnataka Rs. 03.26 crores
Rest of India Rs. 01.34 crores
Overseas Rs. 05.63 crores
Total (WorldWide) Rs. 33.46 crores
The release of the film,earlier,had been postponed again and again. Initially, the film was planned as a Vijayadashami release viz. October 13, 2013. However it was later shifted to January 2014 as a Sankranti special along with Mahesh Babu’s 1 – Nenokkadine.
To capitalise on the hype generated for the movie,Allu Arjun’s father, Allu Arvind had acquired the theatrical rights for the Nizam region. Our Mega Producer had acquired the rights for the Nizam territory for nearly Rs 10 crore which is an indication of the immense confidence he had on the Box Office outcome of this crazy project. It has now proved to be a huge money-spinner at the box office,given the fact that it has also been released in Malayalam and released as ‘Lucky-The Racer’.