Baahubali: The Beginning, also presented as Bāhubali: The Beginning (English: The One With Strong Arms) is a 2015 Indian bilingual epic historical fiction film written and directed by S. S. Rajamouli. Produced by Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni, it is the first of two cinematic parts. The film was simultaneously made in Telugu and Tamil and dubbed into Hindi, Malayalam and French languages. Baahubali: The Beginning features an ensemble cast of Prabhas, Rana, Tamannaah and Anushka Shetty in lead roles. Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, Nassar, Adivi Sesh, Tanikella Bharani and Sudeep appear in supporting roles.
Baahubali: The Beginning is the most expensive production in the history of Indian cinema to date. The film was shot using Arri Alexa XT camera marking Rajamouli's first film using digital camera and the principal photography began at Rock Gardens in Kurnool on 6 July 2013. Sabu Cyril is the production designer for the film, while the soundtrack and background score for the film is composed by M. M. Keeravani, and V. Srinivas Mohan is the visual effects supervisor.
Baahubali: The Beginning was released worldwide on 10 July 2015 to positive reviews from critics, recorded the highest-grossing opening for an Indian film at the box-office. The final part is scheduled for release in 2016.
Budget - ₹250 crore (US$39 million)
Box office - 230 crore (US$36 million)
1.Baahubali transcends regional boundaries and has a pan-India appeal. The film is made in Telugu and Tamil and dubbed into other languages including Hindi, Malayalam and even French. It features Rana Daggubati, Prabhas Varma, Anushka Shetty and Tamannaah Bhatia in the lead roles. Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film narrates the story of brothers who are fighting for a kingdom. Rajamouli is one of the most coveted directors who has made cult films like Makkhi, Magadheera and Maryada Ramanna earlier.
2.For the first time ever, a museum has been created for the film. The museum will house all the weapons, armours and costumes that the actors sport in the film. While museums have been built for Hollywood films, this is the first time that a museum has been created for a Bollywood film. When Karan Johar, the presenter of Baahubali, was informed about the museum, he got excited about it. The museum will be absolutely spectacular going by what we have seen and heard about the film. When contacted, the producer of the film, Shobu Yarlagadda says, “It is Rajamouli sir’s idea to create the museum. It’s a first for India. We’re excited about it.”
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