Ilayathalapathy Vijay's latest release Theri, which zoomed past the 100 Crore mark in a record time of just 6 days, continues to set records at the box office, even after 25 days of theatrical run.
The film directed by Atlee and produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu,
turned out to become a blockbuster in just few days from its
release. Not surprisingly, it has managed to hold on to major
theatres across Tamil Nadu despite the release of Suriya's
Of course, no film nowadays stay on the screen for 25 days
without churning out money and Theri is not an
According to a report, the Vijay starrer has so far collected a
whopping 9.6 Crore rupees (approx) in Chennai alone.
In the whole of Tamil Nadu, the film is said to have crossed the
box office figures of Vijay's previous blockbusters such as
Thuppakki and Kaththi.
For any film to overcome the overall collections made by
Thuppakki and Kaththi in just 25 days,
it needs to have a brilliant run at the box office and that's
exactly what Theri has managed to achieve.
With a total distributors' share of 55 Crore rupees in Tamil
Nadu alone, Theri has dethroned Enthiran, which
so far held the record for highest distributors' share in Tamil
Nadu, according to a report.
Having said that, Enthiran was released in the year
2010 and is still the biggest blockbuster ever produced in
It should be interesting to see for how much longer does
Theri manages to continue its dream run at the box
Stay tuned for further updates.