Arrambam has become the biggest hit of 2013. The movie, which was released on October 31, has done brilliant business at Tamil Nadu Box Office as well as worldwide. This again shows that Ajith Kumar's star power works big time at the Box Office and if his movie gets positive response, then it will surely set the collection centres on fire.
The Tamil movie opened up to positive reviews from critics and
audience. The major credit for the success of Arrambam
will also be shared with Ajith Kumar's fans as they spent overtime
spreading good words about the movie on the release day and the day
after. It created a complete positive atmosphere around the flick,
which played a crucial role in reaching all section of
Arrambam was released in good number of screens.
Multiplexes dedicated major number of screens for the Tamil movie
in first two days to cash in on the occasion. This also helped the
movie to register a stunning opening at the Tamil Box Office. On
the opening day, the occupancy for the movie in the entire state
reached close to 95 percent, say traders. Continue reading
the Box Office story on the slideshow...
In Chennai, Arrambam registered cent percent occupancy on the
release day. As a result, the Tamil movie collected Rs 8.5 crores
at the Box Office.
Arrambam Less Than Billa 2
But Arrambam collections were comparatively less to
Billa 2. The dip was expected as there were no big
releases during the release of Billa 2.
Collections Marginally Came Down
The collections marginally came down on the following day for
Arrambam. But the industry saw a record turn out
for the Tamil movie in the weekend.
20+ Crores Collection
Arrambam reportedly ended the movie by collecting
20+ crores in the first weekend. Well, the response was something
similar in Karnataka and Kerala.
In Karnataka, Arrambam made Rs 2 crore in the first weekend and
so far, it has made above Rs 3.7 crores. In Kerala, though figures
are not available, traders say that it has made wonderful
In the international circuit, Arrambam had earned more than
Rs 15 crores from the UK, Australia, US and other places.
Will Arrambam Reach The Rare Feat?
So far, Arrambam has crossed Rs 70+ crores worldwide
and it is racing towards reaching the Rs 100 crore mark. Remember,
only two movies have reached the feat in Tamil film industry till
Next After Endhiran-Thuppakki
Rajinikanth starrer science-fiction Endhiran - The
Robot and Vijay's last year movie Thuppakki are the
only two movies, which have done Rs 100 crores business.