Superstar Mahesh Babu’s Srimanthudu has beaten SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali records as its premiere show tickets were sold for a whopping $15,000. Mahesh Babu has a huge fan following in overseas and it was proved with his previous movies.
Now, the makers of Srimanthudu made extensive plans for this movie release and it will be released in nearly 150 screens in US. It is also heard that the makers arranged for 20+ premiere shows on August 6th in Detroit. Srimanthudu witnessed phenomenal advance booking in US and the distributors of this movie Sunil Pantra, Vamsi Karumanchi, Shiva Polavarapu and Kiran are extremely happy with the superb pre-release business of this movie.
Previously, a fan had bought a ticket of Baahubali for Rs 10,000, which surprised audiences as well as celebrities also. Now, Srimanthudu ticket was sold for $ 15,000, which created a new benchmark.
The most important aspect is that Srimanthudu was reportedly selected as the opening movie for the ‘Festival of Globe’, which will be held in San Jose, California from August 7th to 16th. This movie will be screened at 8:30 Pm on August 7th at Camera 12 Cinemas in San Jose as part of the film festival. Sources say that many Hollywood celebs such as Martin Sheen, Jackie Chan and Sharon Stone will attend the film festival.