The film was a hit at the box office, the remake in Bollywood was also a blockbuster.New Delhi:
There have been many south films that made a splash at the box office in a low budget. Then when they were remade in Bollywood, they changed the fate of that star. Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu has one such film. Although Mahesh Babu is from a film family, his journey to achieve a super hit film and achieve stardom was not very easy. They needed an opportunity, which they got. And when this opportunity came, Mahesh Babu left no stone unturned to show his acting skills and run his magic. His film earned about six times more than its cost.
What was this movie?
After entering the film world, Mahesh Babu worked in films like Akdu, Murari and Vamsi. This film was also a hit. But the name that Mahesh Babu was looking for could not be found. After this, Mahesh Babu was offered the film Pokiri. This film made Mahesh Babu an overnight star. Telugu director Puri Jagannadh and Mahesh Babu's pair liked this film so much that they brought Mahesh Babu to the pinnacle of stardom.
Mahesh Babu's film was made in a very modest budget
Guess how crazy people were, this film Pokiri was made in only 12 crores. But the earnings were around Rs 70 crore. Made in the year 2006, this film set such records of success that the example of this film is still given in the Telugu movie. This is the same film whose remake made a wanted movie in Bollywood. This film, which shaped Mahesh Babu's career, also gave a different identity to Salman Khan's career and made everyone's favorite Bhaijaan.