Telugu drama movie Brahmotsavam has completed its opening weekend journey on a decent note. After making an excellent start on the first day, the movie had witnessed abrupt fall in its business due to negative reviews from critics as well as moviegoers. Being superstar Mahesh Babu starrer, it had massive pre-release buzz among audience and made amazing entry because of that. But the movie got failure to acquire place in the hearts of audience. Except fans, nobody seen satisfied with it and the results tell the same.
Brahmotsavam has collected approximately Rs. 40.88 crore gross at the worldwide box office in its opening weekend. The film has earned Rs. 27.53 crore for its global distributors in three days. Made on budget of Rs. 75 crore, the film has fetched Rs 73.40 crore from the sale of its theatrical rights. The film has recovered 38 percent of the investments of its distributors. It is likely to incur huge losses to them.
After a week, total collection of Brahmotsavam is recorded as 28 crores* on AP/T box office. Not only in Telugu states or India but in overseas too, the movie is getting quite decent. Because of no big Telugu release in this new week, this existed one is expected to get decent response in its second week too.
After seeing its pre-release hype and promotions, trade experts had predicted that Brahmotsavam would shatter the record of Mahesh Babu’s last outing Srimanthudu, which had grossed Rs. 60.65 crore (Rs. 42.80 crore share) at the worldwide box office in its first weekend. But it has failed to do so and become another flop for him after 1: Nenokkadine (Rs. 18.60 crore) and Aagadu (Rs. 27.60 crore). With gradual decrements in its business, it minted the amount of 2.70 crores on Monday and 2.45 crores on Tuesday.