Naga Chaitanya is casting a magic spell on movie lovers with his recent entertainer Premam directed by Chandoo Mondeti. The film which hit the screens on Oct 7th offering dasara treat, delighted movie lovers with the romantic feel in it. Film is going strong at the box office and Premam, remake of Malayalam blockbuster with the same title is heading towards to become one in Tollywood.
Premam got a good reception in Tollywood as the movie minted close to a total of Rs 15 crore worldwide in first three days of its release. While the Naga Chaitanya starrer’s earned Rs 8.9 crore in Nizam and Andhra, the numbers from US box office work out to Rs 3.45 crore, according to Andhra Box Office numbers. In Andhra alone, the movie got Rs 4.2 crore in the weekend collection. In Nizam and Ceedad, the gross counts to Rs 3.3 crore and Rs 1.4 crore respectively.
With Day 1 collection of Rs 2.38 crore in both the Telugu states, the movie is also said to be the highest opener of Naga Chaitanya’s career after Dhada, which collected Rs 2.45 crore. The film was reportedly sold for Rs 14.75 crore to distributors in the two states.