“Experience the epic tale in 3D on the big screen at the most affordable price! Tickets starting at Rs150/- Offer not valid in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.3D Glass Charges as applicable,” read the announcement, posted by T-Series official Instagram handle with a tagline that says, ‘Ab har bhartiya dekhega Adipurush.’
This comes after the movie nosedived at the box office on Monday and Tuesday as negative word of mouth spread on social media. The film, which stars Prabhas as Raghav (Ram), Kriti Sanon as Janaki (Sita), Sunny Singh as Lakshman, Devdatta Nage as Hanuman and Saif Ali Khan as Lankesh (Raavan), had registered a bumper opening at the box office during its first weekend.
Dialogue writer Manoj Muntashir Shukla came under fire for Lord Hanuman’s dialogues in the ‘Lanka Dahan’ sequence, among others. In the scene, the character of Hanuman had lines like, ‘Kapada tere baap ka toh jalegi bhi tere baap ki’. It is now changed to, ‘Kapda teri Lanka ka… toh jalegi bhi teri Lanka’.
Adipurush has been mounted on a reported budget of Rs 500 crore. It has earned Rs 395 crore gross in five days.