'‘RRR’ Roars at Japan Box Office

Japan Box Office

Rajamouli’s “RRR,”

starring Ram Charan and NTR Jr, which is now the highest grossing Indian film

20 and

more Imax screens were added, leading to a surge in admissions

4 ($519,000) million

over the weekend taking its total to JPY650 million ($5 million)

The previous

Indian record holder at the Japanese box office was “Muthu,” starring superstar Rajinikanth, which collected

Rajamouli’s blockbuster

“RRR,” starring Ram Charan and NTR Jr, is continuing to rack up the numbers

After 20

days on release, the film has collected JPY206 million ($1

4 million), making

it the third highest Indian grosser in Japan after Rajamouli’s “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion,” starring

“RRR” overtook

Aamir Khan’s “3 Idiots,” which had grossed JPY170 million

” ‘Baahubali

2’ took around half a year and two releases to earn JPY200 million,” the “RRR” Japan distributor

“For ‘Baahubali

2,’ we released the international version first followed by the original version after five months and

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