Sultry Sunny Leone has probably, for the first time, made an impact on Tamil Nadu audience. If early trade reports are anything to go by, she has cast a spell on Chennai cine-goers as her Ragini MMS 2 has got a grand reception here.
Ragini MMS 2 was released last Friday (March 21). The hardest fact is that the industry insiders had not shown any interest in the project. It was believed that there was no takers for Sunny Leone in the state. As a result, people, who are involved in film business, had almost ignored the Bollywood movie.
Well, what they saw on the release day took them by surprise. Ragini MMS 2 was grandly welcomed by Chennai audience as it has got wonderful opening at the Box Office. There were only countable shows in the capital city of Tamil Nadu on the release day. Yet, it managed to perform above expectations in the first weekend.
So far, the figures are not available, but traders are predicting Ragini MMS 2 to have made more than Rs 20 lakhs in the first weekend. The figure, without any big starcast in the film, is said to be impressive in the state where Hindi films are not popular like its Southern counterparts Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Ragini MMS 2 Collection Tells The Story
An industry observer says, "Sunny Leone has surprised everyone with her popularity. The collection of the film clearly tells the story."
He adds, "In Chennai, we saw youths enjoying her latest movie Ragini MMS 2. The collection was marvelleous on the first day. The second day saw a dip, but finally on Sunday, the film performed well."
Sunny Leone Factor
Some traders believe that sensuous parts of Ragini MMS 2 turned out to be a crowd puller and they don't give full credit to Sunny Leone for the film's success. Nonetheless, they agree that she has a good fan following in the city.
What's Working For Film
According to the industry, the scary scenes, sensous part, good songs and sexy Sunny Leone have attracted audience.
Ragini MMS 2
Ragini MMS 2 is a sequel to Ragini MMS. It is horror-thriller directed by Bhushan Patel. Saahil Prem, Parvin Dabas, Sandhya Mridul, Soniya Mehra and others are in the cast.
In the first weekend, Ragini MMS 2 has approximately made around Rs 24 crores in India.