Saaho starring Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead role is on a worldwide roll at the box office. In the first 9 days, it has made a collection of over Rs 123 crores (Hindi). On its 9th day, it collected Rs 4 cr as far as its Hindi version is concerned, in India. The multilingual movie was released in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam.
Apart from Prabhas and Shraddha, Sahoo also stars Jackie Shroff, Chunky Pandey, Mandira Bedi, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Arun Vijay, and Mahesh Manjrekar in important roles. Release on August 30, 2019, the flick is directed by Sujeeth. It’s the superstardom of Prabhas, after the success of Baahubali franchise, that Saho earned over Rs 100 crores on its first day.
Despite garnering mixed to negative reviews, upon its release, Saaho has got the love of audience very much. Since its release, the film is adding more crores as the days pass. Going by its day to day collection, it has earned Rs 24.40 cr on Friday, Rs 25.20 cr on Saturday, Rs 29.48 cr on Sunday, Rs 14.20 cr on Monday, Rs 9.10 cr on Tuesday, Rs 6.90 cr on Wednesday, Rs 6.75 cr on Thursday, Rs 3.50 cr on Friday, and Rs 4.50 cr on Saturday.
Saaho, the spy-thriller makes it the first Hindi film for Prabhas. It also marks the debut of Shraddha Kapoor in Tollywood, the Telugu film industry. Made on a whooping budget of Rs 350 crores, its action sequences were choreographed by action director Kenny Bates, best known for his work in Transformers: Dark of The Moon and Armageddon.
It opened to very bad reviews by the critics, but it still performed extremely well in the first week. Now, it seems that that negative reviews of the critics are affecting its business in the second weekend. The film is still faring well in the Hindi belt, but it has under-performed in the Telugu and Tamil belts in the 2nd weekend.
- Saaho 10th Day Collection – Rs 5 cr (approx.)
Its Hindi version will cross the mark of Rs 130 cr today, and would touch Rs 140 cr by the end of its 2nd week. Its lifetime collection is predicted to touch the mark of Rs 145 cr (Hindi) which is sufficient to attain the status of a HIT film. Speaking of its worldwide gross, then Saaho has earned Rs 370 cr+ so far.