Total collection of Mersal full Tamil movie took the overall box office business to the next level. Adding the overseas earnings to total income of the film, the celluloid garnered whopping amount in 26 days. Releasing on huge number of screens in India as well as in foreign countries, the Tamil language offering minted thumping revenue in opening week.
Pre-release business of the action drama flick already surpassed triple digit income. Bagging Rs 70 crore in Tamil Nadu, Rs 5 crore in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Rs 5 crore in Karnataka, Rs 7 crore in Kerala and Rs 1 crore in rest of the nation, the multi-starrer Tamil celluloid registered walloping business before its release in the domestic arena and foreign countries.
Kick starting the box office journey on higher note, superstar Vijay starrer offering collected an income of Rs 24.8 crore in TN on first day. Performing well in other south Indian states, the movie raked in Rs 5 crore in Kannada speaking region. In Malayalam speaking areas, the film made a business of Rs 4.5 crore. The celluloid witnessed steady response in those regions.
Parallelly released Tollywood movie ‘Raja The Great‘ too commenced its box office journey on an average note and attracted a huge number of spectators in the cinema halls. Atlee’s directorial project didn’t face a massive impact of the adjacent release as it divulged a major chunk of film-watchers and witnessed bulky occupancy in initial three days of its release.
Bollywood film ‘Secret Superstar‘ didn’t manage to impress the audiences as it pocketed just Rs 4.5 crore on first day of its release. As the Hindi cinema experienced tremendous competition at box office, business of the film grew with a consistent rate on the following day. The celluloid gained stagnant response from the movie-watchers as new Hindi celluloid released on Friday.
Rohit Shetty’s directorial venture witnessed a massive 80% occupancy on the opening day. Featuring Prakash Raj, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Kunal Khemu, Arshad Warsi, Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Parinit Chopra, Shreyas Talpade and Tussar Kapoor in leading roles, the comedy flick received positive feedback from the public domain as well as critics. ‘Golmaal Again‘ is expected to cross Rs 100 crore mark in first week.