RRR Japan Box Office Collection 1st Weekend Report: After wreaking havoc at the global box office when it was released earlier this year, SS Rajamouliit is RRR hit the screens in Japan. The film, starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan in the lead roles, has already made Japanese box office history. It recorded the largest opening weekend collection for any Indian film in Japan. The record was first credited to star Prabhas Saaho.Read also – Viral video: Japanese YouTuber Mayo dances to the song Naatu Naatu during the release of RRR in Japan. look
RRR BEATS SAAHO IN JAPAN
RRR released on October 21 in Japan and has been going pretty well at the box office ever since. The film broke the record for Saaho which had collected Rs 90 lakh on its first day of release in Japan. The period drama grossed 65 million yen (Rs 3.61 crore) in its opening weekend, reported sacnilk.com. It opened to 18 million yen (Rs 1.06 crore), which is the highest figure for any Indian film in Japan. Read also – RRR for Oscars: SS Rajamouli’s film joins race for Oscar nominations, fans say ‘Ab Hui Na Baat’
RRR GETS BIGGEST RELEASE OF ANY INDIAN FILM IN JAPAN
RRR also witnessed the biggest release of any Indian film in Japan, as it opened in around 210 locations in the country. The film may well end its run as one of the top three Indian films at the Japanese box office. To be at the top seems unlikely at the moment! Meanwhile, the film is currently the fourth highest-grossing Indian film of all time at the global box office. It would be interesting to see if the filmmakers try to release it in other countries, especially China to add more moolah to the total number. Read also – Sorry RRR Lovers, India’s Official Entry to Oscars 2023 is Pan Nalin’s Gujarati Film Chhello Show
Watch this space for all the latest updates from Box Office on RRR from Japan!