Tollywood has gone by the primary quarter of 2022 with some large moments on the field workplace. Within the first three months of the 12 months, 24 straight Telugu movies have entered the theatres.
The 12 months started on January 1 with the discharge of three movies – RGV’s “Asha Encounter” and Varun Sandesh starrer “Induvadana”.
Of those, “Asha Encounter” went unnoticed, whereas “Induvadana” failed to tug the viewers to the theatres, although it’d flip some viewers’ heads with the trailer.
Rana’s “1945” was one such movie whose taking pictures was halted 7 years in the past. It lastly hit the theaters on 7 January, however the forged and crew took no time for promotions and therefore finally failed on the field workplace with poor collections.
“Atithi Devo Bhava” starring Adi and Nuveksha was launched on the identical day, however was not effectively acquired.
Sankranti season was skipped for the primary time with small and common funds movies attributable to 50% occupancy like Covid restrictions and no evening exhibits by AP Govt. The problem of ticket costs was additionally a significant factor within the postponement of all the large movies from the race of Sankranti. Of the notable movies, solely “Bangaaraju” might see the sunshine of Sankranti and did effectively on the field workplace. B and C facilities registered good assortment attributable to festive season.
Different movies that launched on January 14 with Bangaraju are Rowdy Boys, Tremendous Machi and The American Dream. ‘Rowdy Boys’ can get some good openings with names like Dil Raju and Sirish. The opposite two movies couldn’t seize the eye of the viewers.
Ashok Galla’s debut movie ‘Hero’ was launched on 15 January. It couldn’t garner consideration and ultimately ended as a flop.
Subsequent on the listing was Uniki on January 18 and Keerthy Suresh’s Good Luck Sakhi which launched on January 28 which topped the field workplace.
4 movies have been launched on 11 February and nothing might final on the field workplace. Ravi Teja’s ‘Khiladi’ has tasted the bitterest failure. Sehri, Bhamakalpam and Malli Modlandi evaporated.
The largest quick movie of this primary quarter of the 12 months is DJ Tillu which launched on February 12. The movie grabbed the eye of the youthful viewers and did effectively on the field workplace.
Mohan Babu’s ‘Son of India’ and Vikram Sahdev’s ‘Virgin Story’, releasing on February 18, left the viewers disenchanted.
February 25 has seen the sunshine of ‘Bhimla Nayak’ which rocked the field workplace within the post-pandemic season. It was the primary greatest movie on the Telugu field workplace this 12 months. Although there may be controversy over the declared collections and booked income, for sure, the movie introduced again the lacking ruckus on the field workplace.
Then comes March Sebastian PC 524 and Aadavalu Miku Joharlu on March 4. Each topped the field workplace and have been rejected with out mercy by the viewers.
Radhe Shyam, the costliest love story ever launched on March 11 and acquired combined evaluations. General the movie ended as a catastrophe.
Raj Tarun’s ‘Stand Up Rahul’ couldn’t survive by itself on the field workplace on March 18.
The largest movie of 2022 ‘RRR’ noticed the sunshine on March 25 and created a tsunami in every single place. Virtually all of the theaters in each the Telugu states confirmed solely this movie however nonetheless housefull boards have been put up in every single place. The movie remains to be operating on the field workplace.
General, the primary quarter of 2022 ended on an awesome notice for Tollywood. We should see what holds within the second quarter.