The horror thriller drama Bhaagamathie received a good response and collected $870,000 at the US box office in the first week. In the second week, Anushka’s film competed with Mass Maharaja Ravi Teja, Seerat Kapoor & Raashi Khanna starrer Touch Chesi Chudu and Naga Shourya & Rashmika Mandanna starrer romantic entertainer Chalo at the box office but Bhaagamathie kept the cash registers ringing on its second Friday and earned $48,000 at the US box office on its eighth day. The movie went on to show a good jump in its collection on the next day and collected $79,058 from 90 locations at the US box office on its second Saturday, taking its 9-day total to $996,848. The film needed to collect $3,152 to surpass $1-million mark and as the traders report, it has already raked in the much-needed numbers on its second Sunday.
Tarde Analyst Jeevi tweeted, “#Bhaagamathie has entered million dollars club in USA. It’s back to back blockbusters for USA distributor Great India Films after Baahubali 2. Next in the line is #BharatAneNenu.”
Bhaagamathie has once again proved Anushka Shetty is truly the lady superstar.