Vikram's much anticipated sci-fi thriller Iru Mugan, which has the National Award-winning actor in dual role, released last Thursday (September 8) all over Tamil Nadu.
Though the film did not unanimously receive positive reviews
from critics, Vikram's charm and acting prowess seem to have
attract audiences into cinema halls.
Tamil & Telugu Versions
Both the Tamil and Telugu versions of the film is said
to have contributed towards its box office collections. Iru
Mugan has been dubbed in Telugu
Thursday Worldwide Collections
On its opening day, Iru Mugan had grossed 12.66
Crores from its worldwide box office, according to a report. Since
the film has Vikram playing dual role for the first time, it was
one of the most anticipated Tamil films in recent
On Friday, the film had reportedly amassed 10.12 Crore
rupees. The dip in the collection was predicted in advance by trade
experts as Friday was a non-holiday to many.
As expected, the Vikram-Nayantara starrer did well on
its third day, collecting an impressive 13.94 Crore rupees,
according to a report. It also enjoyed a decent theatre occupancy
Sunday was the biggest contributor among the weekend as
Iru Mugan went on to amass a handsome 14.47 Crore rupees,
according to a report.
The total worldwide box office collection of the film
now stands at a whopping 51.19 Crores. If it continues its good run
in the second week, the film might cross the 100 Crore
Though there are no official confirmation, a source has
revealed that the film isn't exactly doing well in Andhra and
Telangana. Stay tuned for further box office updates on
In Chennai alone, Iru Mugan has managed to gather an
impressive 2.36 Crore rupees, according to a report.
It is also said that, in its four-day opening weekend, the Anand
Shankar directorial has amassed close to 20 Crore rupees from all
over Tamil Nadu, which is a decent number for a
The film has reportedly done well in areas like Chengalpet and
Coimbatore. With a total collections of 4.5 Crores and 3 Crores in
Chengalpet and Coimbatore respectively, Iru Mugan, which
also stars Nayantara and Nithya Menon in the lead, is marching
towards the 'hit' status.
Meanwhile, according to the latest report, the film has already
crossed the 50 Crore mark from its worldwide box office.
What more, it is said that producer Shibu Thameens has confirmed
the box office numbers in question. "Official word from
@ThameensFilms that #IruMugan & #Inkokkadu have grossed more
than 50 CR in the first 4 days," tweeted Kaushik, a chennai-based
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