Telugu movie Drushyam, an eponymous remake of a Malayalam Blockbuster film Drishyam, has struck gold at the Box Office. Filmmaker Sripriya, who has directed Venkatesh and Meena in the film, says that the huge success of the movie has left her extremely delighted. It has boasted her confidence to continue to make such movies.
In a statement to IANS, Sripriya revealed her excitement over
the success of Drushyam. She told, "I'm very happy with
the response to the film. More than for commercial reasons, I'm
delighted that the audiences connected with the film on an
emotional level. It has given more confidence to continue making
Sripriya's direction has been lauded by ace filmmakers in the
industry. She added, "Industry stalwarts such as Dasari, Vijaya
Nirmala personally appreciated my work in the film. What more
could I ask for? I'm happy that audiences are still hungry for good
content and this success has reinforced my faith in good
Drushyam starring Daggubati Venkatesh and Meen in the
lead roles, has be made on a moderate budget. Released on July 11,
the movie has collected over Rs 15 crore at the Box Office in two
weeks. It is still doing well at the ticket window. Drishyam is now
getting remade in Tamil with Kamal Hassan.