Maharshi's shocking Amazon Deal
Digital platforms like Amazon and Netflix made it to the households of Indians and the films are released online through these streaming platforms after one month of the theatrical release which is turning out a hurdle for distributors. The filmmakers are paid whopping amount for the streaming rights and they are not much bothered about the digital release of these films.
Amazon Prime acquired the digital rights of Superstar Mahesh Babu's upcoming movie Maharshi which is releasing during summer. The film's digital rights are picked up for Rs 12 crores but the film will release online after 28 days of the film's release. Maharshi releasing during summer will sure have a dream run of 50 days if it is successful. The shocking decision by the makers is now creating sensation and we have to wait to see if the makers changes their plans.