The overseas market has become a crucial aspect for Tollywood economics. Given the significant presence of Telugus across the world, especially the US, focus has been on the rise. However, call it the greed of the producers or wrong estimations, most of the Telugu films are turning out to be disasters overseas.
Hero Ram latest release Ongole Gitta (OG), OG buyers in USA are sitting with wet cloth on head. They are finding it difficult to get the expenditure incurred on boxes and transportation. This is the first unbelievable disaster of Hero Ram recorded at US box office. Bommarillu Bhaskar is being blamed for not handling it properly. Ongole Gitta has affected overseas market horribly and the films down the line also may not get fancy price from overseas distributors.
Coming to Ongole Gitta stats , The overseas rights for this movie has fetched a price of Rs.40 lakhs + Transportation charges bought by Ficus . And the movie has collected $25,900 with screen average of $780+ for its first weekend from 33 locations . The movie will end up as disaster as it might not recover the expenditure incurred on boxes and transportation.