Vijay Deverakonda is all set to start his rampage at the box office with “Liger.” The movie is set to release on August 25. Even before it was released, this movie was the center of controversy, hype, and heavy promotion. To qualify as a hit, Liger needs to gross a sizable amount at the box office. This movie did a tonne of business before its release. The pre-release box office for Vijay Deverakonda’s movie is practically on par with those of star-hero movies. A staggering 88.40 crores were paid for the theatrical rights to the movie “Liger.”
Let’s take a look at the area wise businesses
|Region||Collections (In Crores)|
|A.P/TG total||62 Cr|
|Tamil Nadu||2.5 Cr|
|Overseas||7. 50 Cr|
|North India||10 Cr|
‘Liger’ now joins the list of highest pre-release business movies of Tollywood. Vijay Devarakonda’s flick stands at 20th place in this list below Megastar Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi No. 150, which had a pre-release business of 89 crore. RRR (451 Cr), Baahubali (352 Cr), and Saaho (270 Cr) are at the top of the list.
Vijay Deverakonda would unquestionably cement his reputation as one of the star heroes of Tollywood if “Liger” meets up to audience expectations and becomes a smash hit.