At present, the southern film industry is dominant and far ahead in terms of revenue. There was a time when South used to shoot on a very small budget but now times have changed. Today in this report we will know about 11 such pictures of the South, whose budget will blow your mind.
1) Ponniyin Selvan.
Mani Ratnam’s upcoming film Pannian Selvan has a budget of Rs 500 crore. The film is produced by Madras Talkies and Leica Productions. The film stars Aishwarya Rai, Chayan Bikram and Jayam Ravi.
Southern Thalaiva Rajnikanth’s picture 2.O had a budget of Rs 400 crore. An interesting thing is that Akshay Kumar has played the role of a villain in this film.
The upcoming 3D film is another film that is being made on a budget of Rs 400 crore. Produced by T-Series Films and Retrophiles Productions, the period drama is based on the epic Ramayana. The film, starring Prabhas, Kriti Sanon and Saif Ali Khan, has amazing VFX and it is said that the producers will hire Hollywood technicians for the project.
Director SS Rajamouli’s film RRR, dubbed as the guarantor of blockbuster films, had a budget of around Rs 400 crore but the film set a record of over Rs 1000 crore in just a few days.
The film is a science-fiction romantic drama with a budget of Rs 350 crore. Starring Prabhas, Pooja Hegde, Raj Bishwakarma and Riddhi Kumar, the film is a romantic drama set in Europe in the 1970s. The film has been shot simultaneously in Telugu and Hindi and will be released in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.
Actor Prabhas and actress Shradha Kapoor’s film Saho also had a budget of around Rs 300 crore. However, the film did not do business as expected.
7) Pushpa: The Rise
The biggest hit movie Pushpa: The Rising of 2021 had a budget of around Rs 250 crore. The film stars Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna in the lead roles.
8) Bahubali: The Conclusion (Bahubali: The Conclusion).
Prabhas’s arm strength: The Conclusion’s budget was also between Rs 200 crore and Rs 250 crore, but the film made a lot of records while making great money.
9) Bahubali: The Beginning (Bahubali: The Beginning).
Released in 2015, Prabhas’ film Bahubali: The Beginning had a budget of around Rs 150 crore. Apart from Prabhas, actors like Anushka Shetty, Tamanna Bhatiya and Rana Daggubati were also in the lead roles in the film.
Rajinikanth’s action drama film Robot, released in 2010, had a budget of Rs 132 crore. Rajinikanth has played the role of a robot in this film.
11) KGF CHAPTER 2.
Actor Yash’s film KGF Chapter 2 is also part of this list. The budget of this film is 120 crore rupees. Along with Yash, Sanjay Dutt and Raveena Tandon are also seen in the film.
Besides, Vijay Thalapati’s Beast (Beast) had a budget of Rs 150 crore and Master (Master) had a budget of Rs 135 crore.