After 25 days of their run, both Petta and Viswasam have moved up and are at important positions in the list of all time top grossers at the Chennai city box office. Petta with Rs 14.92 cr is now at the 3rd spot surpassing Sarkar (Rs 14.85 cr lifetime), while Viswasam with Rs 12.41 cr is at 6th spot surpassing Kabali (Rs 12.35 cr lifetime). The all time Chennai Top 10 is as follows,
Petta is soon expected to break into the Rs 15 cr gross club in Chennai, emulating Baahubali 2 and 2.0. The superstar’s hold in this particular territory is phenomenal and unmatched; he has 5 films to his name in the list of the Top 10 grossers. Whether Viswasam can breach the Rs 13 cr club depends on how many shows it retains after the release of Dhilluku Dhuddu 2 coming Thursday.
Meanwhile, after their respective opening 3 days, the new releases Vandha Rajavadhan Varuven has grossed Rs 1.31 cr, Sarvam Thaala Mayam has done a gross of Rs 55 lakhs while Peranbu has managed Rs 21 lakhs in Chennai city. The future doesn’t look too rosy for them with a chock-a-block release pipeline this month.
Among the holdovers, the blockbuster Uri has grossed Rs 85 lakhs in Chennai till date, despite having limited shows. Read More