The much-awaited battle at the Tollywood box office is nearing as Nayak and Seethamma Vaakitlo Sirimalle Chettu (SVSC) are ready for release on 9th and 11th Jan respectively . The two films started battle for supremacy with release theaters.
Mahesh Babu-starrer Businessman (2012) was released in 103 theaters in Hyderabad a Tollywood record for number of theaters. However, Pawan Kalyan’s Cameraman Ganga tho Rambabu broke this record by releasing in 105 theaters in the city.
Both the films are trying to get a wide release by releasing in a ‘record’ number of theaters and it’ll be interesting to see whether which film gets released in maximum number of theaters. Naayak is aiming for 110 theaters release alone in Hyderabad while SVSC may not get a chance to release in maximum number of theaters as Kamal’s Vishwarupam & Nayak will occupy theaters .
Meanwhile in other cities Naayak still leading , already 300+ theaters are confirmed in Nizam where as SVSC releasing in 220+ theaters as of now, Naayak 150 theaters in ceded and 103 in Vizag where as only 110+ in ceded on MG basis & 80+ in Vizag are confirmed for SVSC. And in East & west godavari SVSC has dominated in terms of release , SVSC is releasing in 34 theaters in east & 29 in west whereas Naayak got 24 theaters in east & 23 theaters in west godavari.