Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has become not only the highest grossing movie of the year, but has also made its place on the list of top searched movies of 2017. The movie has been placed a proud, 7th in the top ten, above popular movies, Dunkirk, the Oscar winning movie La La Land, and superhero blockbuster Thor: Ragnarok. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is also the only foreign language movie that has been searched as much by people. This is in itself an accomplishment for the movie and everyone involved because Indian movies hardly ever get the kind of exposure that propels them to world wide recognition.
The most searched movie, however was the horror blockbuster IT, which became the highest grossing horror movie of all time. The second on the list is Wonder Woman, which rightfully caught the zeitgeist and became the highest grossing superhero movies, until it was overtaken by Thor Ragnarok. Another curious entry in the list is Beauty and the Beast, which was released sometime in the former part of the year, and became the member of the 1 billion club. It is also important to note that the two movies at the top of the list are fronted by women.
The top searched queries list is accumulated by Google, to see how much the people around the world spent their time looking for things, peoples, movies, events etc. The presence of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion on the list is an example of how the tastes of people for movies are diversifying and they’re able to look for films that aren’t from their native languages. Baahubali also topped the list of India’s most searched movies, which is both well deserved and also obvious because it was an enormous even in the country and has made everyone proud due to its success all across the world.