South super Yash starrer historical drama KGF: Chapter 1 is unstoppable at the box office. While it opened with average numbers, the business of the film is soaring high with each day. In fact, the film has done better business on Day 6 than it did on Day 1. The film was expected to touch the epic drama Bahubali in every way, nevertheless, it’s first-weekend collection in the state of Karnataka is just second to Bahubali – The Conclusion.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh said, "#KGF shows solid trending... Day 6 is higher than Day 1, which indicates that the positive word of mouth has come into play... Fri 2.10 cr, Sat 3 cr, Sun 4.10 cr, Mon 2.90 cr, Tue 4.35 cr, Wed 2.60 cr. Total: ₹ 19.05 cr. India biz. Note: HINDI version."
KGF was shot intensively in Kannada. It is released in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi. KGF: Chapter 1 released to positive reviews mostly. It traces the life of Rocky, played by superstar Yash, who becomes the messiah of the people.