Salman Khan's Kick has got a wonderful opening at Tamil Nadu Box Office. The Hindi film has earned good revenue in the state and has given good competition to successfully-running film Velaiyilla Pattathari.
Kick was opened to positive reviews in India. The Hindi
movie had released in 65 screens in Tamil Nadu and managed to pull
audience to theatres on the release day. The advance booking had
great response and leading multiplexes increased the number of
shows to meet the demand.
On the release day, Kick made Rs.30 lakhs (nett.) in
Tamil Nadu. It is said to be the highest-collection for a Salman
Khan film for the opening day in the state. The occupancy for the
movie was above 60% on the first day in Chennai.
However, Kick was expected to slow down the dream run
of Velaiyilla Pattathari, which was released on July 18.
The Salman Khan's flick gave a good fight but failed to beat the
On the second day, the response for Kick was fantastic and the
Hindi movie made close to Rs.25 lakhs and the Sunday collection was
better than the Saturday. In total, it has made more than Rs.80
lakhs. Continue reading the story on the
Ek Tha Tiger
Salman Khan's Ek Tha Tiger had managed to get such
response before. It was released in 50 screens.
Salman Khan's latest movie Kick is distributed by SPI
Cinemas and it ensured to get a good opening by having a wide
release. The Hindi movie affected last-week release Thirumanam
Enum Nikkah collection in Chennai.
Kick Vs Velaiyilla Pattathari
However, Salman Khan's Kick could not repeat the same
with Dhanush's Velaiyilla Pattathari. The Dhanush's movie
is having good word-of-mouth, which has played a vital role in its
Velaiyilla Pattathari stars Dhanush and Amala Paul in
the lead roles. The actor himself has produced the movie on his
home banner Wunderbar Films.
Velaiyilla Pattathari, which is eligible for the 30%
tax exemption, has made close to Rs.20 crores at Box Office in one
week. It is expected to have collected Rs.4 crores in the second