Superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil film Kuselan crossed the 1 lakh pounds mark in its opening weekend, overtaking all Hindi films running in UK this weekend. The sole Hindi release, Ugli Aur Pagli is below expectations in UK. Last week's Mission Istanbul and Money Hai Toh Honey Hai went downwards.
Kuselan debuted at No. 12th position and in its opening weekend, the film has collected Rs 88.14 lakh on 17 screens in UK only. In the US, the Box Office reports are very positive and the tickets for the second week shows already been sold out in most of the cities in US and Canada.
The distributor Pyramid Saimira America ltd also expressed their pleasure about the response the film received in the overseas market than domestic.