Last Friday (July 1), two prominent Tamil movies had swooped into cinema halls across Tamil Nadu. While Jackson Durai was a horror-comedy, Appa was a social oriented drama.
Now, it is time for us to check out the box office prospects of
both these movies over their opening weekend (first three
According to trade experts, Jackson Durai, which has
been directed and produced by Dharani Dharan and MS Sharavanan
respectively, might surpass the box office collections made by
Appa, by the end of its first weekend.
The movie, which stars Sathyaraj, Sibiraj, Bindu Madhavi,
Karunakaran and Rajendran in key roles, might go on to gather close
to 6.5 Crore rupees from the whole of Tamil Nadu, it is
On the other hand, Appa, which has been directed and
bankrolled by Samuthirakani, might amass 5 Crores
(approx) from its first three days in Tamil Nadu, according to
Appa stars Samuthirakani, Thambi Ramaiah, Namo Narayana
and Vignesh of Kaaka Muttai fame in important
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