Director R. Ajay Gnanamuthu, who entertained the audience with various films like ‘Demonte Colony’ and ‘Anjali CBI’ starring Chiyan Vikram as the hero, directed the film ‘Cobra’. This action thriller film hit the screens on August 31. Produced by SS Lalith Kumar under the banner of ‘Seven Screen Studios’, this film is being released in Telugu by NV Prasad’s ‘NVR Cinema’.
‘KGF’ (series) heroine Srinidhi Shetty is acting as the heroine in this film.. This film got a good buzz with Oscar award winner AR Rahman composing the music for the film. As the teaser and trailer were also impressive, the expectations of ‘Cobra’ increased. But the film got negative reviews on the first day. However, this movie got good collections on the first day, but it decreased from the second day. This movie did not do well in the weak days.
Once we look at the 10 days collections:
Nizam 1.20 cr
Seeded 0.44 cr
Uttarandhra 0.66 cr
East 0.36 cr
West 0.34 cr
Guntur 0.32 cr
Krishna 0.35 cr
Nellore 0.18 cr
AP + Telangana (Total) 3.85 cr
The movie ‘Cobra’ has done a theatrical business of Rs.4.27 crores in Telugu states. This film needs to break even, which means it has to earn a share of Rs. 4.5 crores. After 10 days, the film earned a share of Rs. 3.85 crores. To break even, this movie has to earn a share of Rs.0.65 crores.
This movie, which collected well on the first day, went down from the second day. It seemed to be okay till the weekend but it could not do well on the weekdays. But it remains to be seen whether the second weekend will be cashed in anyway.