LONDON — India’s most expensive film “Baahubali: The Beginning” that cost $40 million to make together with its 2016 sequel “Baahubali: The Conclusion” will get a new international cut.
Vincent Tabaillon, whose credits include “Now You See Me”, “Taken 2” and “The Incredible Hulk”, is on board to edit the international version. The cut, which will be completed by the end of August, will be shown to film festivals, sales agents and distributors with a view to a wide international release. It will be different from the version released on July 10 in India and Diaspora markets.
Since release, “Baahubali” has been shattering Indian box office records, setting new opening day and opening weekend numbers. The five day gross worldwide now stands at $33.8 million.