The success of ‘Baahubali’ surprised everyone. The film was the fastest grossing film at the box office in India and other countries, where the masses enjoy watching Tamil and Telugu movies. It did cost a lot to make and to think that the producers had faith in how the film will perform at the box office is quite something in itself. Everyone working on this film knew that they were working on something special and mind-blowing, though they themselves are surprised at how much people loved this film. We check out the reasons why this epic film from director S. S. Rajamouli made it big.
1) Good WOM (Word Of Mouth)
The craze of ‘Baahubali’ spread faster than fire in a forest. How else can someone explain the amount of money that the film made in its first three days of release?
2) Action Scenes
The most epic action scenes in Indian cinema are in this film. Filmed with the help of thousands of actors and VFX helped make the action scenes a visual treat on the big screen.
3) VFX Scenes
‘Baahubali’ took so long to make because of the number of visual effects that were required in many scenes. The director didn’t want bad visual effects, which is why he opted to have the best VFX to complement the film.
4) High on Emotion
When the director S. S. Rajamouli of ‘Baahubali’ was asked why people enjoy his films, he replied that he makes movies that are high on emotional content. He also explained how being emotional is universal, which is why many people from different countries understand even the dubbed versions of his films.
5) Director’s Successful Ventures
S. S. Rajamouli was the recipient of the National Award in India, which is the highest level of award that an Indian artist can get in India. Most of his work has been successful ventures, which makes it easy for producers to put money in his films. They know his films will work.
6) Took A Long Time To Make
The wait was really long for fans of the actors and director of ‘Baahubali’. When a movie takes this long to make without any hiccups or hitches in the making, people know that it’s going to be a good and huge film. This is how ‘Baahubali’ became the most anticipated film in the south in 2016.
7) Fastest Grossing Film
‘Baahubali’ held the honours for being the fastest grossing film at the box office in India. The film made a lot of money in all the Indian languages that it was dubbed in.
8) Great Songs
When speaking of Indian films, it’s hard not to mention the songs. ‘Baahubali’ has some really good songs that were picturised in a heavenly way. It’s one of these movies, whose storylines are as good as the songs.
9) Great Performances
‘Baahubali’ is said to be the first film of S. S. Rajamouli in which the most important characters of the film belong to actresses. Ramya, Tamanaah and Anushka Shetty all held pivotal roles that were unlike other films’ characters. Prabhas played both the character of Baahubali and that of Baahubali’s son, Sivudu. The good-looking Rana Daggubati played the main villain in the film, Bhallaladeva. Not to forget, the most epic character that was the reason for the countless Meme creations, Kattappa, who’s played by Satyaraj.
10) Why Did Kattappa Killed Baahubali Memes
Anyone, who has watched ‘Baahubali’, will explain how frustrating it is to wait for another year before finding out why Kattappa killed Baahubali. That’s how the sharing of epic funny memes on “Why did Kattappa killed Baahubali?” started.