Pongal's Tamil releases have emerged big winners at Box Office this year. The biggies Vijay's Jilla and Ajith Kumar's Veeram have made brilliant business at the collection centres and have given a good start to Kollywood, which could not witness huge commercial success last year.
Jilla and Ajith Kumar starrer Veeram have also performed well at international circuits. Mainly, the films have done well at the UK and Malaysia Box Office. Here, we are bringing you the week-wise collections of both films.
In the first weekend, Jilla was released in 44 screens. The film earned Rs 1.54 crores (£152,552) in the opening weekend. But Veeram got very less screens as it was released in only 24 screens. The Ajith's film made Rs 62.98 lakhs (£62,233) in the first weekend.
By second weekend, Jilla was screening in 25 screens and had earned Rs 2.31 crores (£227,876). Whereas Veeram was reduced to 13 screens and had made Rs 1.08 crores (£106,584).
In third weekend, Jilla, which is running in five screens, earned Rs 2.54 crores (£243,029) in total. On the other end, Veeram, which is running in three screens, has made Rs 1.20 crores (£115,091). Continue reading the Box Office story on the slideshow...