Dhanush seems to have a winner in hand. The actor's latest release Velaiyilla Pattathari (Velai Illa Pattadhaari) has got thunderous opening at Box Office and has made wonderful collections in the three days (First Weekend) at Tamil Box Office. The response has brought smiles on the makers' face.
Velaiyilla Pattathari got a warm reception on the release day in Tamil Nadu and international circuits. On the release day, it earned Rs.4.36 (nett.), which is said to be the highest collection for a Dhanush movie on the opening day. The occupancy was above 85% in the state. However, the Chennai turned out to be a gold mine with the movie almost getting a cent percent occupancy on the first day.
The mixed reviews did not have much impact on Velaiyilla Pattathari simply because it managed to retain the same momentum on the second day (Saturday). The turnouts for the morning, matinee, evening and night shows were good, which helped the Tamil movie make Rs 4.20 crore on the second day too.
On Sunday (July 20), Velaiyilla Pattathari made stupendous business. The occupancy was better than Saturday. Continue reading the Box Office report on the slideshow...