Can Small & Medium Films Survive This Dry Season?

Wed May 25 2022 18:36:12 GMT+0530 (IST)

Right from the end of February, big scale projects have taken over the box office. Starting from Pawan Kalyan's 'Bheemla Nayak', many huge projects like 'Radhe Shyam', 'RRR', 'KGF – 2', 'Acharya', 'Sarkaru Vaari Paata', 'Beast' and others have hit the screens. While most of them became successful and created new records, some ended up being disasters. The month of May is going to end with 'F3' which is a complete family entertainer featuring Venkatesh and Varun Tej in the lead.

The star heroes will be taking a break for the next two months and will start arriving from August as there will be a lot of holidays and festivals till the end of December. The months of June and July are considered a bit of dry season at the box office. But a lot of medium and small films are releasing during this time.

On June 3rd, three films are arriving in theatres. While the first one is Adivi Sesh's biographical drama 'Major' which is releasing in multiple languages, the other two releases are Kamal Hassan's gangster action drama 'Vikram' and Akshay Kumar's period drama 'Prithivraj'. Both these movies are releasing in Telugu too. On 10th June, Nani will be arriving with his rom-com 'Ante Sundaraniki' which has good hype surrounding it. On the same day, '777 Charlie' featuring Rakshit Shetty in the lead will be coming out.

Ravi Teja will be thrilling the mass lovers with his 'Ramarao On Duty' on 17th June and 'Godse' will also hit the screens on the same day. Kiran Abbavaram's musical romantic entertainer 'Sammathame' will be hitting the marquee on June 24th.
On the 1st of July, a bunch of Telugu films like Gopichand-Maruthi's 'Pakka Commercial', Vaisshnav Tej and Ketika Sharma's 'Ranga Ranga Vaibhavanga' and Rana Daggubati's 'Virata Parvam' are getting released.

On 8th of July, Naga Chaitanya and Vikram Kumar's soft romantic film 'Thank You' is going to hit the screens while Ram Pothineni will be arriving with his bilingual project 'The Warriorr' on 14th July. Nikhil's 'Karthikeya 2' will be arriving on 22nd July amidst high expectations while Adivi Sesh's 'HIT 2' is getting released on 29th July. While the movie lovers are in for a treat, trade pundits are curious to find out how these films fare at the box office during this dry season.