Ajith Kumar's Veeram has rocked at Box Office on the release day. The film has made wonderful collection on the release day. The early reports emerging from traders clearly tell that the producer, distributor and exhibitors have made handsome money.
As it is the Pongal season, the state government gave permission
for early dawn screenings and permitted to have five shows for
single screens. Ajith Kumar fans, like never before, thronged into
theatres to watch their favourite star's movie. Theatre owners can
have five shows in one day till January 19.
In Chennai, Ajith Kumar's Veeram, which is made with
the budget of Rs 40 crores, ran into packed houses in almost every
theatre just like Vijay's Jilla. Multiplexes had completely dedicated
majority of screens for both the biggies to meet the demand. Yet
there were many, who could not watch the film due to the
unavailability of tickets.
A theatre owner explains, "It is surely a festive time for Ajith
Kumar fans. People came in huge numbers to watch the early dawns
shows. We witnessed only youths and men in large for those shows.
Family audience kept away for the morning shows. In total, the
family audience turn out were less. It appears like they prefer
weekend to watch the flick." Continue Reading The Box
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Traders are expecting Veeram to make more than Rs 7.5-8
crores on the release day (January 10) in the state. The magic is
expected to continue for the next five days.
Hit Among General Audience Too
The biggest boost that Veeram has got is the film has
not only won the hearts of Ajith fans, but also general audience.
The film has got good word-of-mouth.
Positive Reviews From Critics
In large, Veeram has opened up to positive reviews from
critics. The average rating for the movie is 3 out of 5.
In Tamil Nadu, Veeram has been released in above 360
screens. The movie has been released close to 750+ screens
On the opening day, the average occupancy is expected to be 85
percent in the state. Whereas, in multiplexes, the occupancy is 95
percent in the state.
In Karnataka, Veeram has been released in close to 50
screens. Multiplexes had increased the number of screens to meet
the demand in Bangalore.
In Bangalore, Veeram was released in 20+ screens and it
witnessed 90+ occupancy here too. The morning shows across the city
got almost cent percent. Evening shows got 80+ occupancy.
The response from foreign countries are good. In the US,
Malayasia and other places, Veeram has done stupendous
Veeram is action thriller directed by Siruthai Siva.
Ajith Kumar and Tamanna Bhatia are starring in the movie, which
will be produced by Vijaya Productions.
What's Working For Veeram
Action sequences, Ajith's strong screen presence and family
story are working for Veeram. The music and cinematography
have added value to the product.