If the latest report by a leading Tamil daily is to be believed, Ilayathalapathy Vijay's upcoming movie Puli will have a record breaking release as the total worldwide screen count is said to be more than 3500.
If the said numbers turns out to be true, Puli will
officially become Vijay's biggest release so far in his illustrious
career as far as the screen count is concerned.
There are talks that the movie might be dubbed in Hindi as well
as the recently released Baahubali grossed more than 100 crores
from its dubbed version and hence the makers of Puli would
be hoping for a similar response for the Vijay starrer as
The movie is set to have a huge release in states like Kerala,
Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. In God's own country,
Vijay has a huge market and thus it shouldn't come across as a
surprise if that particular state gets maximum screens, next only
to Tamil Nadu.
Going by the recent success of the dubbed version of
Jilla, distributors in Telangana and Andhra would be
eyeing more than 250 screens, hoping that movie lovers in these
states would come out to witness Puli, though they are yet
to recover from a storm called Baahubali.
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Thanks to the inclusion of Sudeep in Puli, the movie is
expected to get a massive response in Karnataka, especially
Bangalore. Sudeep is a superstar in the state of Karnataka and
hence his presence in Puli might attract lots of
Kannada speaking audience to theatres.
The movie will most likely be dubbed in Hindi as well. It is
said that Puli might be released in close to 800
screens all over North India. Ironically, Sridevi's role as the
queen might pull movie goers in North India into cinema halls.
Shruti Haasan too is quite popular in the northern parts of our
The film might hit an immense 1000 screens in Tamil Nadu alone
come September 17th. This is by far the biggest release for
Ilayathalapathy Vijay in his own backyard.
Tamil movies usually thrive in the United States when it comes
to the overseas market and Puli will not be an
exception. In the Land of Liberty alone, the movie might be
released in 200 screens.
The Numbers Might Increase
It is said that the number of screen count might increase as the
makers would be looking to reap maximum out of this fantasy
thriller. Made with a budget of over 200 crore rupees, it is only
fair for Puli to pounce on more than 3500
Vijay All Set To Become The New Box Office King?
Going by the hype and craze surrounding Puli, it
shouldn't be a surprise if the movie collects big at the box
office. With Vijay's previous films joining the 100 crore club
pretty convincingly, the Kaththi star might well be
on his way in becoming the new box office king of