Vijay Antony's Bichagadu shines at box office
Posted: 2016-07-05 10:43:27
Bichagadu, the Telugu dubbed version of Tamil film Pichaikaran, has reportedly made big at the box office.Composer-turned actor Vijay Antony's Tamil film Pichaikaran, was a super hit at the box office. The film was later dubbed in Telugu as Bichagadu.
Now, the makers have disclosed the box office reports of Bichagadu, which raked in over Rs 20 crore in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Speaking about the success of the film Trinath, a trade analyst said, "On an investment of Rs 50 lakh, Bichagadu made over Rs 20 crore. If this isn't a blockbuster, then what is? It's still running to packed houses in over 200 screens in both the states. No dubbed film in recent years has been as successful as Bichagadu."
Producer C Srinivas, who acquired the Telugu dubbed rights of the film, says that he is unbelievable about the success of the film.
He said, "I know I bought a good film which was received well in Tamil. But I never expected the film to do so well in Telugu. My phone hasn't stopped ringing. All the distributors are extremely happy with the success of the film."
Bichagadu, which stars Vijay Antony, Satna Titus and Bagavathi Perumal, is based on a story about a millionaire who decides to give up his affluent life and turns a beggar to save the abiding medical condition of his mother after a sage advices him to do so.
Cast: Vijay Antony