Shailaja Reddy Alludu released on Vinayaka Chavithi and the initial reports from overseas premieres were very underwhelming. US movie lovers didn’t appreciate the age-old story penned by Maruthi and gave the movie a thumbs down.
The situation was almost the same even after the early morning shows were completed in both the Telugu speaking states. critics did not find Shailaja Reddy Alludu interesting and most of them rated below 3. Many thought that the film will end up being a flop, until Akkineni fans came to its rescue and thronged the theaters in huge numbers.
Shailaja Reddy Alludu’s makers claimed that their film collected 23 crores gross in 3 days, which is the highest 3-day collection in Chay’s career. Last night, a success function was held and Chay’s honest speech has been winning everyone’s hearts ever since.
“I was very disappointed with the reports on the day one. I am sorry I could not satisfy some reviewers. I promise you all that I will work harder and impress you in with my future projects,” said Chay. Even critics and fans are touched by Chay’s honest confession. That’s the spirit, Chay!