Telugu superstar Pawan Kalyan has set a new record at Tamil Nadu Box Office. The Powerstar's latest movie Attarintiki Daredi has got a flying start in the state and the movie has registered a massive opening despite facing competition from local movies.
Attarintiki Daredi was released in above 40 screens in
Tamil Nadu. The movie got the widest release for any Telugu movie
in the recent history. And it clearly shows what the Powerstar of
Telugu cinema is capable of, claims a trader.
Traders say that Attarintiki Daredi has broken all the
existing records of Telugu movies in Tamil Nadu. On the release
day, the Tollywood flick made Rs 1.08 crore, which is the best for
any Telugu film till date in state. The distributor's share is Rs
There were shortage of tickets and many fans of Pawan Kalyan
were disappointed for the same. A fan, named Prashanth Raj, who was
unhappy at a leading cinema hall, said, "I wanted to watch
Attarintiki Daredi on the opening day. But I did not get
the ticket. Hopefully, I would get it soon."
Despite getting mixed reviews, Pawan Kalyan starrer Attarintiki Daredi managed to pull the audience to the theatres. Continue reading the story on the Box Office in the slideshow...
Attarintiki Daredi Fever
Attarintiki Daredi fever had gripped Tamil Nadu in the
first weekend. The craze on the opening day continued on Saturday
Prediction: First Weekend Collections
Trader expect that the Attarintiki Daredi to have
collected Rs 3 crores in the first weekend in Tamil Nadu
In Andhra Pradesh, it was a festive time for Telugu audience as
it was the first big movie to release post bifurcation of the
More importantly, the fans of Pawan Kalyan celebrated the
release of Attarintiki Daredi like a festival. In the
opening weekend, it registered cent percent occupancy in most of
the cinema halls.
Attarintiki Daredi is not lagging behind in the US too
as it has made good collections. It raked in Rs 5.13 crore in the
Attarintiki Daredi is directed by Trivikram Srinivas
and produced by BVSN Prasad. Pawan Kalyan, Samantha and Pranitha
are in the lead roles.
The Telugu movie has Devi Sri Prasad's music and Prasad
Murella's cinematography. Attarintiki Daredi was released
on September 27.