The reason for distributors buying rights of crazy projects in much advance is to close the deal before the price hikes due to increase of competition as release date nears. If a latest grapevine is to be believed, the makers of Baahubali: The Conclusion were offered Rs 150 crores for Hindi rights.
As per the buzz, Bollywood’s top production house Yash Raj Films has offered the massive amount. This is indeed biggest ever offer for any south film. The first part- Baahubali: The Beginning which was sold to Karan Johar has made over Rs 130 crores theatrical business in Bollywood.
Baahubali 2 is expected to make far bigger business than the first part, thanks to the obsession over the project with grand success of the beginning part. There are many reasons for entire India waiting for release of the conclusion part. The foremost is it will give answer to why did Kattappa kill Baahubali?
Rajamouli promised that, the second part will be high in all aspects, content wise and visual grandeur wise. Moreover, it will have many war sequences. The film’s director as well as the leading cast has become familiar for Bollywood spectators.
Let’s wait and see how many records Baahubali: The Conclusion is going to break in Telugu, Hindi, as well as in other languages.