Super Star Mahesh Babu’s latest release Spyder is the talk of the town currently after the film released on Wednesday simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil. While the film received mixed reviews from Telugu viewers, the Tamil version seems to have gotten a great response in terms of reviews. Spyder has, however, earned huge collections at the box office on Day 1 making it the biggest release in Mahesh Babu’s career. The film earned a record $1 million on Day 1 at the US box office while the Indian box offices witnessed INR 38 crores collections.
Spyder earned a collections of INR 2.1 crore in just Chennai city and suburbs while the state-wide collections stood at approximately INR 9.4 crores. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Spyder Day 1 collections stood at approximately INR 15.8 crores. These numbers are, however, expected to be updated after the numbers are reported by the distributors.
Spyder has stormed the US box office with the collections crossing $1 million right on the first day of release. This is the first time a film has achieved such a milestone making it a record for a Mahesh Babu film. At the end of day 1, Spyder stands at a record collections of INR 38 crores which is only next to the magnum opus Baahubali.
Directed by A.R. Murugadoss, Spyder has Super Star Mahesh playing a stylish intelligence officer while Rakul Preet will be seen playing his love interest. Spyder also features filmmaker as the antagonist while Bharath Niwas, of Boys fame, will also be seen in a similar role.