The Telugu movie Mr Majnu starring Akhil Akkineni is now facing a loss at the box office. The rom-com drama has been running on an average note. Upon its release, it garnered mixed reviews from the film critics and now, it is facing mixed response from the audience. The flick hasn’t been able to increase the footfalls into the theaters. (Check: Manikarnika box office collection.)
It seems that the distributors are going to face a huge loss in their business. The results are turning out to be out of expectations. Released on January 25, Venky Atluri has directed Mr Majnu while BVSN Prasad has produced it under the banner of Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra. It also stars Nidhi Agerwal in vital role.
This movie of Akhil started its journey at the overseas box office on a good note. It even registered 100% occupancy rate at some of the theaters. It has earned Rs 10.45 crores in the first week of business. While, the total collection of Mr Majnu turns out to Rs 25 crores (approx) so far. Here is the business break down of the movie (territory wise).
- Nizam-Rs. 1.02 crores
- Vizag-Rs. 0.41 crores
- East-Rs. 0.20 crores
- West-Rs. 0.16 crores
- Krishna-Rs. 0.26 crores
- Guntur-Rs. 0.54 crores
- Nellore-Rs 0.12 crores
- Andhra-Rs. 1.69 crores, Gross-Rs. 2.4
- Ceded- Rs. 0.44 crores, Gross-Rs. 0.6
- Total Nizam+Ap-Rs. 3.15 crores, Gross-Rs. 4.8
- Karnataka-Rs. 0.68 crores, Gross-Rs. 1.3
- USA-Rs. 0.35 crores, Gross-Rs. 1.0
- Rest Estimated- Rs. 0.17 crores, Gross-Rs. 0.4 crores
- Total Worldwide-Rs. 4.25 crores, Gross-Rs. 7.5 crores
The movie’s title of this romantic-comedy in inspired by a Nagajuna’s film with the same title. It may not be the film, but the viewers are liking its songs. The jukebox has become a big hit among youngsters. The film’s story revolves around a young charming playboy named Vicky who doesn’t fall in a serious relationship until he comes across a girl named Nikki.
The girl dreams of having a husband like Lord Rama. The story is all about how they meet and end up together. You will need to watch the movie to know if they really end up together in the last or fear of commitment ruins their relationship. The business in the upcoming days will decide the fate of the film at the box office. Going by the trend, it appears as if it is heading towards a disaster.