Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi and Faahad Fassil have come together for the first time and adding to them Karthi (voice over), Suriya as Rolex in cameos made the box office go blazing down South and elsewhere. Lokesh Kanagaraj directorial has become the topic of interest and discussion for everyone. Movie has acquired most positive Word of Mouth in the last decade.
It crossed Rs. 100 crores gross worldwide and 43.45 crores gross in Tamil Nadu in just two days. It has entered into profits in USA with 1.3 Million gross by the end of Saturday. After the weekend, we will know exact numbers. Australian Box Office is on fire as Vikram topped all Tamil movies in just two days with 450k A$ collection in two days. On Sunday also, it could collect Rs. 150k predict Bo analysts.
At France, UAE movie has become Top Tamil movie behind Kabali already. Kamal Haasan seems to have set box office on fire after a long long time. On Sunday also movie is expected to give a 20-22 crores collection and that means 60 crores gross in single state in three days. This never happened for any Tamil movie in TN. And if Vikram achieves that it would be new benchmark for big budget films.
Major has been steady in Telugu states but Hindi market did not see much growth for the film. Movie seems to have gained good appreciation but most people seem to be waiting for OTT release looking at the lukewarm response. It still managed to collect Rs. 24.52 crores gross in two days. Highest for Adivi Sesh.
Samrat Prithviraj might just end up as another embarassment for Akshay Kumar. Even though few states have announced tax free status to the film, it hasn’t set box office on fire. It collected Rs. 23.15 crores Nett gross till now. For a movie with 200 crores budget as per Trade Analysts, this is too low trend as Major with 25% of that budget is trending similar. Movie needs people to show some high level enthusiasm in second weekend at least as Sunday could be around 13-15 crores going by early trends.
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 has been receiving tremendous response and it is set to cross Rs. 150 crores Nett gross in Sunday. First film to achieve that mark for Kartik Aryan and second first language Hindi movie after The Kashmir Files to collect so much this year.
Producer has announced that Venkatesh, Varun Tej starrer F3 movie crossed 103 crores gross worldwide in 9 days. Movie did not repeat F2 range success but it seems to have given scope for another movie to be made. Tamannaah Bhatia, Sonal Chauhan, Mehreen Prizada, Annapurna, Y. Vijaya, acted in the movie along with Ali, Suneel, Rajendra Prasad in the direction of Anil Ravipudi.
In Worldwide box office news, Top Gun Maverick has crossed 250 Million USD mark in North American Box office and second weekend for the movie is going to be a record breaking one as far as drop percentage is concerned. Movie dropped by just 45% and that is big. Movie could cross 290 Million mark this weekend and BO analysts estimate it to end up close to 400-420 Million USD by the end of the run, domestically. Worldwide gross of the movie stands close to 500 Million USD as off Sunday, 5th June.