Tollywood actor Jr. NTR‘s film ‘Janatha Garage‘ started its premiere shows at the US Box Office and to surprise, it broked the records of many other Telugu films like ‘Nannaku Prematho,’ ‘A…Aa’ and ‘Sarrainodu.’
As per the reports by IBTimes, FICUS Entertainment acquired the international theatrical rights of the film for a whopping amount of Rs. 7.25 crore, a record price for a movie starring Junior NTR and Mohanal.
The film had a grand arrangement at almost 200 screens in The US and it also released in 150 theatres in North America.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: “Going through @Rentrak… Telugu film #JanathaGarage takes a SENSATIONAL start in USA… Data still being compiled… Updates later! Despite midweek release [Wed], the start of Telugu film #JanathaGarage is much much more than the start of most Hindi biggies in USA. ”
Telugu360 tweeted: “#JanathaGarage is off to flying start in USA.$479k (140 locations) at 11:30PMCST. $550K+ is possible as local theaters are not yet reported.”
Jalapathy Gudelli, a Tollywood observer, tweeted: “#JanathaGarage In a few hours, premiere shows begin in USA. Going by the bookings, it is expected to rake in $700k.”