Almost two weeks after its release, Vikram's I(Ai) is still going strong at the box office not only in Tamil Nadu but also all over the world. I which was released in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi has been termed as a box office winner despite attracting mixed reviews.
Its second weekend(23rd-25th) collection in Chennai alone has
been 1.5 crores and in the weekdays the romantic-thriller managed
to pile up an impressive 1.53 crores. The total collection from the
capital city stands at 6.88 crore rupees.
In its second week, I has done well enough to retain
good number of screens in Andhra, Kerala and Karnataka and is still
going strong. But most importantly, the contributions from overseas
market has been phenomenal so far for a Vikram starrer.
Only after two weeks, the movie has moved into the third
position for any Tamil film after Enthiran and Sivaji when it comes
to the combined overseas box office collections. By the time
I is done, it might even overtake Rajinikanth's
Enthiran at the worldwide box office.
While the overall collections in the USA stands at an impressive
$1.26 million, its neighbouring country, Canada has contributed
with $324,000. In the United Kingdom, the movie has been evidently
liked by many as it has managed to amass £362,863.
Australians also have welcomed the movie with open arms as the
Australian box office collections stands at A$334,714. In other
countries like New Zealand and Malaysia, Shankar's I has
collected NZ$37,356 and MYR 3,146,295(approx) respectively.
Check Out The Slides Below For The Best On Location
Working Stills Of I:
Amy As A Bike
Srinivasan, head of the VFX team is seen explaining the shot to
Vikram and Amy. In this sequence, Vikram's Bike gets transformed to
Amy As TV
Here Amy is dressed up as a television. A TV gets transformed
into Amy in this sequence.
Amy As A Gym Equipment
Once again a gym equipment will be transformed into Amy. Looks
like Vikram enjoyed each and every bit of this song when it was
Beast In The Making
The make up artist is paying attention to Vikram's beast get up
in this photo while Shankar and Srinivasan look on.
Hand In Hand
Shankar demonstrates the scene to Amy Jackson who according to
him is a quick leaner
According to the film, the man seen with the cap on is Upen
Amy Jackson is seen paying attention to Shankar at the sets of
'Ennodu Nee' song.
Great Minds Think Alike
Shankar and PC Sreeram is seen discussing on the sets of 'Ennodu
Shankar And Vikram
Shankar is seen demonstrating a scene to Chiyaan Vikram.
Braving The Dust
Yet again Shankar is seen discussing an important point with one
of his technicians in what looks like a dusty place.
Shooting In China
More than 25 percent of the film was shot in China.
For the cycle stunt scene, real martial arts specialists were
roped in and they were guided by a Chinese stunt
A Chinese man checks out the proceedings while Shankar and PC
Sreeram are at work.
Amy's Day Out
Amy Jackson enjoys her break with a bird during the shoot in
Ready For Action
Action is about to commence, according to this photograph.
Vikram looks ready and raring to go.
Explaining The Nuances
Amy Jackson tries to understand what Shankar is expecting from
her in this particular shot.
Deep Into The Tunnel
Director Shankar is once again seen discussing with PC Sreeram.
This tunnel Shankar is pointing to is where Vikram will be injected
with the virus, according to the film.
All the members of the crew are paying close attention to what
one of the dancer is doing on the sets of 'aila aila' song.
Doing It The Right Way
Shankar explains to a dancer about his character's body
language. This photo has been taken in the sets of 'Ennodu Nee'
Taming The Beast
Foreign make up artist gives the final touches to Vikram's beast
character in 'Ennodu Nee' song. Vikram gives a thumbs up to the
Working With Santhanam
Comedian Santhanam takes a look at his dialogues while Shankar
looks on. The fact that many people have worked on this movie is
quite evident in this picture.
Capturing It In The Head
Shankar and PC Sreeram pose for a picture as they capture their
next shot in their mind. Colors used by PC Sreeram in this film
were truly magnificent to say the least.