Kantara, a Kannada action thriller starring Rishab Shetty, has set and broken a number of box office records. The low-budget movie’s amazing plot and cast performances have driven fans absolutely insane.
The film’s remarkable success has rocked the whole Indian film industry since its theatrical premiere on September 30. It has caused mayhem at the box office.
Kantara, which was written and directed by the film’s star, Rishab Shetty, also became the second-highest-grossing Kannada movie of 2022 and the second-highest-grossing movie of all time after KGF:Chapter 2.
KANTARA HINDI TV PREMIERE
The demand for the dubbed versions of the movie in other languages surged as a result of the Kannada version’s success. The film’s release in a Hindi-dubbed version was also demanded by the Hindi audience, which has been demonstrating an interest in South Asian cinema.
On October 14, 2022, the Hindi version of the movie was released. It debuted on more than 800 screens in the Hindi Belt, and after receiving a fantastic reception there, it expanded to 2500 screens. The versions in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam were also made available on October 15.
Amazon Prime Video purchased the post-theatrical OTT rights to the movie, while Star Suvarna purchased the rights for the Kannada TV debut. The movie will now receive its global premiere on Sony Max after ending its theatrical and digital runs. Though not yet confirmed, the official release is anticipated during the last week of December:
Saalon se chalti aa rahi hai jungle ki ek kahani…
Kya Devendra ke bure iraade lekar aayenge iss jungle mein koi anhoni?
— Sony MAX (@SonyMAX) October 22, 2022
KANTARA HINDI BO COLLECTION
In the Hindi-speaking region, the movie is enjoying tremendous success. The Hindi version’s first-day net take was estimated to be around Rs. 1.5 crore and it ended its first week of release with a net take of Rs. 15 crores. The movie has made almost Rs 22 crore in the Hindi-speaking region in just 10 days.