The upcoming Telugu movie 18 Pages will release in theatres on 23 Dec 2022. The pre-release event of the movies was held in Hyderabad on Dec 18 with Allu Arjun gracing the event along with Sukumar.
It has garnered a good pre-release buzz. The film stars Nikhil Siddhartha of Karthikeya 2 fame, the film is issued a UA certificate by the censor board with an approved runtime of 2hr 17mins or 137minutes.
18 Pages Screen Count and Advance Bookings
The advance bookings for 18 Pages have been opened recently, it is expected to occupy 350-400 screens in the home market AP-TG, whereas it is expected to be released in over 600 theatres worldwide.
18 Pages Break Even Target
Nikhil Siddhartha is arriving on the big screens after delivering the blockbuster Karthikeya 2 at the box office. The latter film was a huge hit across India, and now after the success of Karthikeya 2, the face value of Nikhil has increased.
18 Pages is releasing on its own in most places in the Telugu states. It has sold the theatrical rights at 10 Cr in the Nizam, Ceeded, and Andhra areas of AP/TG. The overall break-even target for 18 Pages is valued at 12.50 Cr.
Box Office Collection
Nikhil starrer 18 Pages will have to recover 13 crore shares in its run to be considered a box office success. The film is garnering a good response from the recently released trailer and is expected to see a good start at the ticket windows.
As per the early estimations, 18 Pages will collect 8 crore gross on the first day following the increasing trend on the weekend. Further, the biz of the movie will depend on the audience’s word of mouth.
18 Pages Business Details
18 Pages is made on a budget of 16 Cr, and as per the trade reports, the film is already in a profit of 6 Cr before releasing in cinemas. The non-theatrical rights of the movie have been sold at Rs 22 Cr.
Profit: Revenue-Budget (22Cr-16Cr= 6 Cr)
All About 18 Pages
18 Pages is headlined by Nikhil Siddhartha and Anupama Parameswaran and directed by Palnati Surya Pratap, it is produced by Bunny Vas under the banner GA2 Pictures and Sukumar Writings. It is a Telugu rom-com film and has seen a good response so far, in the pre-release events. On BookMyShow, 28.7K people have shown interest in the movie, so far.