The actor's earlier movies like Ghajini, Vaaranam
Aayiram and Rakta Charitra had done remarkable
business in Bangalore. But his 7aam Arivu and
Maatrrraan did not fare well and those movies were
considered as the average grossers in this part of the
However, Surya has ended his decent phase, thereby becoming a
star at collection centres in Bangalore. In fact, the film is
second best in terms of collections in the present year after Kamal
Singam 2, a sequel to Singam, stars Surya, Anushka Shetty, Hansika Motwani and Hollywood actor Danny Sapani in the lead roles. It is an action-thriller directed by Hari. Continue reading the report on the slideshow...
Singam 2 Affects Local Films
Singam 2 has affected the collections of local movies
like Chellapilli in Bangalore. Adding to that there were
no movies of big stars in the recent weeks, which helped the movie
to do good business.
As per the trade reports, Singam 2 has earned more than
Rs 1.25 crore in the first few days after its release. A trader
says, "The movie is rocking at the Box Office in most of the
He adds, "Last weekend, Singam 2 ran into packed house
in all the plexes. The film is running successfully all over
Bangalore in around 20+ screens."
Will It Set a New Benchmark?
"If Singam 2 continues to pull the audience in the same
way, it will set a new benchmark at Bangalore Box Office," he
Earlier this year, Kamal Hassan's controversial
Vishwaroopam had created fresh records at Bangalore Box
Office. The film had earned more than a crore in just few days
after its release. Now, yet another Kollywood film has repeated the
Star Power of Surya
It is undoubtedly the star power of Surya. But there are many
other factors that are working in favour of the movie. Firstly,
Singam 2 is a sequel to Singam. So, the initial
response will be high and the positive reviews and good word-of
mouth are making wonders for the movie.
Singam 2 is an out and out action movie. It has
high-octane action sequences, brilliant screen presence of Surya
and tight screenplay. But the only drawback, which is believed by
his fans, is that the second half is lengthy and it should have
been crispier in order to have larger appeal.