Nandamuri Kalyan Ram’s upcoming spy thriller, “Devil,” initially faced a slight setback with a postponed release from November 24th to December 29th, affecting its pre-release buzz. However, the recently unveiled trailer significantly boosted anticipation and managed to draw in a strong audience response.
Despite contending with competition from the second weekend of the formidable film “Salaar,” “Devil” still achieved commendable box office success. In terms of business, the film’s Andhra business across six territories is estimated at around 8.5 Cr, with Ceeded rights selling for 3.25 Cr. The overall business in the Telugu states is projected to reach 18 Cr, and worldwide business is expected to hit 21 Cr.
These figures are considered substantial, particularly considering reports indicating a substantial production budget for “Devil.” The trailer hinted at an intense action-packed narrative, starting with a murder mystery and culminating with a patriotic element. Produced under the banner of Abhishek pictures.
Despite facing delays and stiff competition, “Devil” managed to generate significant excitement among audiences with its promising trailer, setting the stage for what seems to be an engaging and thrilling cinematic experience.