Refuting some big offers from OTT giants, Energetic Star Ram Pothineni stood hellbent over the theatrical release of his latest film RED, which finally hit the screens on 14th January. Despite a tight competition from other Sankranti releases, the crime thriller drama directed by Kishore Tirumala had a great start. Fans who missed the actor in action after the blockbuster iSmart Shankar success loved the film despite its mixed talk. Coming to the day 1 collections, RED collected a worldwide gross of Rs. 10. 08 Cr and a worldwide share of Rs. 6.02 Cr. The Teluguland collections are: 5.46 Cr.