Tholi Prema is one of the most applauded movies that got released this year. The movie hit the theatres on February 10th in India and have been receiving a critical response from the audience. Tholi Prema is doing exceptionally well at the box office not only on the weekends but also on the weekdays as well.
The overall collections of the movie in the first week is Rs. 17.5 crores and Rs. 32 crores and became the highest grossing film in Varun Tej's entire film career. Tholi Prema collections reached Rs. 5.28 crores in Nizam area, Rs. 2.05 crores in Vizag but only earned Rs. 1.61 crores in Ceeded. Calculating the collections in the rest of the areas, of Andhra, the movie bagged Rs. 4.55 crores. Summing up the total collections in both Telugu States Tholiprema received Rs. 13.5 crores of share and Rs. 22 crores in gross. In the United States, it made Rs. 5 crores gross and Rs. 2.25 crores of share in the first week itself.
Theatrical rights of Tholi Prema got sold for Rs. 23 crores and if the movie succeeded in earning Rs. 5.5 crores more, then it will easily reach the break-even point. As the collections are still going good in the second week also, the buyers are confident that they don't have to face losses. Dil Raju bought the film for Rs. 18 crores and released it.