Samantha Akkineni’s U Turn released along with Naga Chaitanya’s Shailaja Reddy Alludu on September 13. The trailer of U turn left audience amazed and raised quite high expectations. Finally, the film has released at the Box Office and is receiving some brilliant response from the audience and critics alike. Samantha’s performance in a role of the journalist has managed to win the hearts of the audience. U turn is a mystery thriller starring Samantha Akkineni and Adhi in lead roles. The suspense thriller has opened to good response at the box office on day one. Unfortunately, the film has allegedly been leaked on torrent sites and this can affect the BO collection in the coming days.
A bilingual remake of Pawan Kumar’s 2016 Kannada movie of the same name, U Turn has become the victim of piracy on its opening day. Samantha’s another film Seema Raja which released on the same date has also been leaked online. Someone recorded the film while watching it in the cinema hall and the same has been uploaded on the sites for the download.
Meanwhile, the thriller is doing good business across the country in both the languages- Tamil and Telugu. Samantha’s U Turn has opened to reasonable response and has collected $7,178 from 55 locations at the US box office in the premiere shows. U turn is expected to do substantial business at the box office by the opening weekend. The film is directed by Pawan Kumar and also stars Bhumika Chawla.
On the other hand, Shailaja Reddy Alludu takes one of the biggest openings in Telugu states for 2018. The film has done total business of Rs 6.93 crore. Starring Naga Chaitanya Akkineni and Anu Emmanuel, Shailaja Reddy Alludu is the love story of a poor boy and a rich girl whose mother is against their relationship.
Also, one of the biggest openings in Telugu states for 2018..
Nizam – 2.50
Ceeded – 1.04
UA – 0.82
East – 0.72
West – 0.42
Krishna – 0.40
Nellore – 0.23
Guntur – 0.80
Total Ap/Tg – 6.93cr pic.twitter.com/rJh30qqwNZ
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) September 14, 2018