It is Jogi all the way at the Bangalore box-office. The film has opened to full houses in all release stations. Released with 72 prints in 172 theatres and 353 shows a day all over Karnataka the record has been set in 72 years of Kannada cinema.
Jogi started with early morning show is at 2.30 am in places like Bellary and Hospet. It is not 3 or four shows but six shows a day in many theatres. The first week share for Ashwini Productions is Rs.3 crore.
With ‘Jogi’ hitting the screens some of the films collections have gone weak. ‘Jogi’ has been released in San Jose California at IMC theatre. The new films like Valmiki (starring Shivrajkumar), Siddu (starring Murali), Green Signal, Thunta (fair in the first week), Sirichandana, News, Abhinandane have all been severely affected.
The collection of Gowramma (nearing 75 days) Shastri (completed 50 days) Akash (nearing 125 days) Aptha Mithra (53 rd week) and Mental Manja (2nd week) are steady.