Abhinaya Chakravarthy Kiccha Sudeep's directorial venture Maanikya, which got released all over state, yesterday, May 1 2014 is reportedly looting the Box Office. The multi star film, which was released in more than 200 screens is running packed houses in all the cine halls.
Maanikya, the first combination of Crazy Star Ravichandran and Kiccha Sudeep has done a wonderful business at Box Office on its first day. The film has also broken all the previous records of Kiccha Sudeep's movie.
If sources from regional portal Chitraloka are to be believed, then Maanikya, which is the biggest treat for long weekend in Karnataka has approximately grossed Rs 3 crore on first day at Box Office collections. Though it was well known that the movie is the remake of Telugu hit Mirchi, high expectations were lying on the movie as it was the first combination of two big stars of Sandalwood - Sudeep and Ravichandran. As the movie was released on Labourers Day (May Day), May 1st, there was a large number of audience turn out for the film across the state. Be it a multiplex screen or a single screen theatre, the movie was running packed houses on Thursday. Continue reading the story on slide show...
Maanikya is the second costliest film that was ever made on Kannada screen. It is reported that the movie was made with the budget of Rs 18 crore.
Two Big Stars Are The Beneficiary Factor
As it is the combination of two big stars - Kiccha and Ravi, it was successful in attracting both the sets of fans.
No Competition For Maanikya
As there is no competition from any other Kannada movies and other language movies, Maanikya is likely to continue to do wonderful business.
The back to back Government holidays is also said to be the biggest boon for Maanikya, as it can attract large number of crowd.
Maanikya is opened for many positive reviews. Movie also got thumbs up from the hardcore critics of the remake movie.