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KABALI FEVER: Rajini Breaks 5 Baahubali Records

Rajinikanth's Kabali is all set to hit theatres on July 22nd!

As we all all know July 22 is the day when Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kabali releases! The fan frenzy around Kabali has to be seen to be believed! They are calling it the Kabali fever! And this time, the world has caught it. It’s being screened across US, UK, Gulf countries, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and a few other cities!

Another thing we all know is Rajinikanth’s Kabali has been breaking all kinds of records for sometime now. But did you know it’s also breaking Baahubali records? Yes, that’s right! Here are the 5 Baahubali records, Kabali has already broken ahead of its release!

1. Number of screens
Baahubali was reportedly shown in 4000-4500 plus screens worldwide at the time of its release (July 10 2015) while Kabali will be releasing in 5000 plus screens worldwide.

2. Multi-lingual release
Baahubali released in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Malayalam. It’s also slated to release in China on July 22. While Kabali will release in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Malay. It will be the first Indian movie to release in malay. And this Rajinikanth starrer is expected to release in Chinese, Japanese, Thai and Indonesian as well.

3. Trailer views
So Baahubali trailer received 1 crore views while Kabali has already received 2 crore views.

4. Pre-business numbers
Reportedly, Baahubali’s pre-business deals had come to Rs 162 crore approx while Kabali is reported to have made Rs 200 crore ahead of its release.

5. Promotional strategy
So, for the first time ever, a leading Airline designed a plane with the Kabali poster on it. In fact, special flights are being organised from Bangalore to Chennai so that fans can catch the first dya first show. And no other film has managed a feat like that. Not even Baahubali!