Kollywood witnessed the release of four important movies last week. Though all four flicks (Rajini Murugan, Tharai Thappattai, Kathakali and Gethu) had aroused the interest of movie buffs prior to its release, only few have done exceptionally well at the box office.
Though the exact Tamil Nadu collections of all four films are
yet to be revealed, reliable sources have confirmed the box office
figures of Sivakarthikeyan's Rajini Murugan in Tamil
The Ponram directorial is said to have amassed an impressive
19.5 Crore rupees (approx) from its opening weekend (first four
days) in Tamil Nadu alone.
Hailed as the first 'blockbuster' of 2016 by fans and industry
trackers, Rajini Murugan is standing tall among other
releases in Chennai as well, as it has reportedly collected 96.21
According to a report from Behindwoods, Bala's Tharai
Thappattai has taken the second position in the capital city,
by collecting 79.73 Lakhs.
While Udhayanidhi Stalin's Gethu has accumulated 62.64
Lakhs, thereby taking the third place, Vishal's Kathakali
is said to have collected 57.91 Lakh rupees, from its first four
days in Chennai.