This Is Why Bollywood Can Never Make A Film Like Baahubali 

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This Is Why Bollywood Can Never Make A Film Like Baahubali 
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In just two days of its release, Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion, has earned a whopping sum of Rs 382 crore. 

In terms of fans' support and the big bucks, Baahubali has broken all records even from a worldwide perspective. But the question is whether Bollywood ever be able to make a movie like Baahubali? 

Here are reasons that raise doubts that Bollywood can never reach the success and grandeur of Baahubali. 

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How did Baahubali franchise begin? 

How did Baahubali franchise begin? 

The first part of the franchise turned into a big hit, but did we expect the second one to become such a game-changer in the history of cinema? Nope. This project may have fallen into Bollywood film producer Karan Johar's lap, but he didn't wish to put so many resources at stake. 

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The franchise required Rs 480 crore. 

The franchise required Rs 480 crore. 
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Nobody from Bollywood will be willing to lend such a big amount for a project without having any guarantee of its success. 

The franchise took five years to be made. 

The franchise took five years to be made. 
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It took five years to make both the parts. In Bollywood, who can show such a commitment? 

Rs 125 crore were spent on Bajirao Mastani. 

Rs 125 crore were spent on Bajirao Mastani. 
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Although Sanjay Leela Bansali put in Rs 125 crores for Bajirao Mastani, it doesn't come close to the first part of Baahubalu which required Rs 180 crore. The second part's budget was Rs 250 crore. Approximately, Rs 480 crore were spent on two parts.

Prabhas didn't sign another film for 5 years. 

Prabhas didn't sign another film for 5 years. 
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This he did to maintain the look and physique of the character he plays in Baahubali. 

Aamir Khan can be compared to him. 

Aamir Khan can be compared to him. 
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Bollywood's Mr Perfectionist signs only one film per year so that he can maintain the looks required for the film project. But there's a difference between not doing any film for one year and not dong it for five years. 

Baahubali has strong female characters. 

Baahubali has strong female characters. 
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Despite Bollywood's beauties starring in more women-centric projects, Baahubali takes the crown. The female leads in Baahubali rule their kingdom, choose a partner on their own, and even go to war. 

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It gave importance to the suporting cast as well. 

It gave importance to the suporting cast as well. 
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Even though Baahubali's main rival was Bhallaladeva, much importance was given to Kattappa. The character lives till the end even after being only a servant in the kingdom. 

Lastly, the marketing was done with perfection. 

Lastly, the marketing was done with perfection. 
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The cast and crew of the film were present at every screening, music launch, and promotional event because they gave it all to market the movie. They understood the importance of promotions and marketing. Bollywood will rarely indulge in such a grand marketing strategy.