Yashoda Box Office Collection Day 1: Off to a good start!

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Yashoda marks the first pan-India project of the Telugu star actress Samantha. It is directed and written by Hari-Harish and produced by Sivalenka Krishna Prasad under the banner Sridevi Movies.

Yashoda is out in cinemas in 5 languages original Telugu and dubbed versions of Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Hindi. It is passed with a UA certificate by the CBFC board. The runtime is 2hr 15min or 135minutes.

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Pre-release Business and Break Even

Yashoda has already made 50 crores business before hitting the screens. This includes digital rights at 24 crores and satellite rights at 13 crores. The Telugu theatrical rights of the movie have been sold at 11 crores. and the overseas 2.5 crores.

Hence, the breakeven target of the film would be 11.5 crores in the Telugu states and around 8 crores in the rest of India. And 3 crores overseas. Therefore, Samantha’s film will have to recover over 25 crore shares to be considered a hit film.

Box Office Collection Day 1

Yashoda had clocked in upwards of 1 crore for day 1 from the advance bookings. It sold more than 50,000 tickets in Telugu alone followed by Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam. And as per the reports, it performed on par with expectations on the first day.

As per the trade estimations, it minted 3.2 Cr on Day 1 at the box office. It is expected to see an upward trend in earnings over the weekend. The film should put up 15 crores on the first weekend for the stable trend on the weekdays and then grow on the 2nd weekend.

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It is facing a clash with Black Panther 2 which could give tough competition to Samantha’s film given that south India is a major market for Hollywood films. However, both the film are doing decent biz at the box office.

Yashoda Screen Counts and Budget

Samantha starrer Yashoda has been released in over 500 theatres in the Telugu states (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana). It has occupied a good no. of screen counts in the rest of the country.

The Rest of India screen counts are 600+ and it releases 240+ screens in the overseas market for a worldwide theatre count of around 1350. It is estimated to be made on a budget of 30-35 crores.

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