Ante Sundaraniki, the latest Telugu movie, was released on the first day of its release. With an all-star cast, the movie was expected to have good box office collections. However, the first day collections of the movie were lower than those of the other recent releases. In this article, we take a look at the previous movies’ collections, the first day collections of Ante Sundaraniki and the reasons for the low collections.
Overview of the Film
Ante Sundaraniki is a Telugu language romantic comedy film directed by Raghavendra Rao and produced by Suresh Productions. The movie stars Naga Chaitanya, Tamannaah, and Anupama Parameswaran in the lead roles. The movie follows the story of two young people who meet and fall in love, only to be separated due to various circumstances.
Previous Movies’ Collections
Recent releases in Telugu cinema have done well at the box office. Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo, released in January 2020, grossed over ₹200 crores at the box office. Sarileru Neekevvaru, released in February 2020, grossed over ₹100 crores. The other movies released in 2020 have also done well, with most of them grossing over ₹50 crores.
Ante Sundaraniki First Day Collections
Ante Sundaraniki opened to a decent response on its first day of release. The movie collected an estimated ₹7 crores on its first day, which is lower than the collections of the other recent releases.
Comparison of Collections
The first day collections of Ante Sundaraniki are lower than those of the other recent releases. Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo collected over ₹30 crores on its first day, while Sarileru Neekevvaru and Uppena collected over ₹20 crores. Even the other movies released in 2020 have collected more than ₹7 crores on their first day.
Reasons for Low Collections
The low collections of Ante Sundaraniki can be attributed to several factors. Firstly, the movie released in the midst of a pandemic, which has severely impacted the box office collections of all movies. Secondly, the movie did not have as much hype and promotion as the other recent releases. Lastly, the movie did not have any big stars in the lead roles, which may have affected its collections.