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Diwali Box Office Set for Epic Showdown

As the festive season approaches, the battle for supremacy at the box office is about to heat up once again

By:  Tupaki Desk   |   26 Oct 2023 4:15 AM GMT
Diwali Box Office Set for Epic Showdown

As the festive season approaches, the battle for supremacy at the box office is about to heat up once again. After the Dussehra showdown that saw Bollywood's "Ganapath," Kollywood's "LEO," and Tollywood's "Bahgavanth Kesari" and "Tiger Nageswara Rao" go head-to-head, the Diwali rush is set to take the excitement to the next level. This festival, movie enthusiasts can expect a massive collision of films, including a pan-Indian extravaganza and a Hollywood blockbuster.

Tollywood is all set to kick off the Diwali festivities on November 10th with the release of "Aadikeshava." Starring Vaishnav Tej and Sreeleela, the film has garnered decent expectations, particularly due to its promising cast. With Sreeleela as the heroine, the Telugu audience is eagerly awaiting this movie.

On the same day, November 10th, Kollywood steps into the spotlight with not one but two major releases. Karthi's "Japan" is set to captivate audiences in both Tamil and Telugu. Simultaneously, "Jigarthanda DoubleX," the sequel to the blockbuster "Jigarthanda," is going to make its mark. Interestingly, the first installment of "Jigarthanda" was remade in Telugu as "Gaddalakonda Ganesh." However, the highly anticipated second part will release in both Tamil and Telugu, ensuring fans of both industries can enjoy this thrilling continuation.

Adding to the mix, Hollywood makes its presence known with the release of "The Marvels," promising a taste of international cinema amid the Diwali festivities.

The grand finale of this epic box office battle is set for November 12th. Bollywood takes center stage with the much-anticipated "Tiger 3." This Pan-Indian film features the dynamic duo of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in lead roles and is part of YRF's spy universe. Following the success of "Pathan" within the same cinematic universe, "Tiger 3" is expected to create waves not only in Bollywood but also across the entire Indian film industry.

With an intriguing mix of regional and international films, this year's Diwali season promises an array of choices for moviegoers.

-by Vishnupriya