Arjun Reddy US top 10, eyes Jr.NTR’s Janatha Garage. Vijay Deverakonda and Shalini Pandey’s intense romantic flick Arjun Reddy is making waves in Tollywood. The movie, made on a small budget of just Rs 5 crore has grossed Rs 41.5 Cr from the worldwide box office as it completes its successful run in theaters in two weeks. There is no stopping for Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s ‘Arjun Reddy’ at USA box-office. Even in its third weekend, the film performed better than the new releases Naga Chaitanya and Lavanya Tripathi’s Yuddham Sharanam & Allari Naresh’s Meda Meeda Abbayi. The Total weekend collections of ‘Arjun Reddy’ are more than the collections of new releases ‘Yuddham Sharanam’ and ‘Meda Meedha Abbayi’ put together.
Arjun Reddy which has minted $1.681 million at USA box office, has occupied the tenth place at all-time highest grossing Telugu movies in the US by crossing the lifetime gross of Nandamuri Balakrishna starrer ‘Gautamiputra Satakarni’ ($1.660 million). Arjun Reddy is now eyeing the lifetime collections of Young Tiger Jr. NTR’s Janatha Garage ($1.8 million) and Power Star Pawan Kalyan’s Attarintiki Daredi ($1.898 million) to occupy the 9th and 8th spots respectively.
There are rumors that the film will be made into Tamil and Hindi soon. Reportedly, its director Sandeep Reddy Vanga himself will be directing the Hindi version. Arjun Reddy is produced by Pranay Vanga.
The highest grossing Telugu films of all time at the US box office are:
1. Baahubali: The Conclusion : $21
2. Baahubali:The Beginning : $8.46
3. Srimanthudu : $2.891
4. A..Aa : $2.449
5. Khadi No 150 : $2.447
6. Fidaa : $2.058
7. Nannaku Prematho : $2.022
8. Attarintiki Daredi : $1.898
9. Janatha Garage : $1.80
10. Arjun Reddy : $1.68