Distributors and Exhibitors have lost nearly 100 crore with Rajinikanth’s earlier movies Vikram Simha and Lingaa. To reduce risk Rajinikanth wanted to make ‘Kabali’ with a reasonable budget, As a result the shoot was completed within Rs 70 crore. As per trade circles, ‘Kabali’ theatrical rights in India alone fetched around Rs 150 crore. With Pre-release business it has managed to collect double the investment. ‘Kabali’ is scheduled to releases in May last week.