BookMyShow, the prime player in online movie ticket domain, which made a record when Aamir Khan’s Dangal was released is now gearing up for the next mega-film and the most-awaited sequel "Bahubali 2".
bookMyShow saw a 40% increase in advance bookings compared to all previous highs with its fastest 1 million tickets milestone reached for an individual movie with sales over Rs. 20 crore in December 2016.
The Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dangal’ received the highest ever advance opening on BookMyShow. The movie had witnessed approximately 40% more advance bookings on BookMyShow for the opening week as compared with other blockbusters in 2016 and above all, BookMyShow had hit its fastest 1 million ticket milestone for an individual movie with Dangal.
BookMyShow was upbeat with the milestone that it had made an offer for visitors with its partners FreeCharge, Chevrolet and Yatra.com — "Anyone who transacts for a minimum of two movie tickets (in one transaction) between 17th and 25th December, can use the offer code GET150 and get Rs.150 off or 50% off on the transaction value, whichever is lower", it said.
In addition, it gave a discount of Rs.600 off on domestic flight tickets booked on Yatra.com. Users who pay for the balance amount using their FreeCharge wallet, get an additional cashback upto Rs.100, into their FreeCharge wallet, it said. Besides, they stood a chance to win a Chevrolet Beat, and all expenses paid holidays to Dubai trip from Yatra.com, it said.
So, the question is , what will it offer fro Bahubali 2, which has stormed Youtube already is on the way to create a bigger storm in every theatre and mall when it hits screens on April 28 to reveal "Why Kattappa Killed Bahubali?".