Victory Venkatesh's much-hyped Telugu movie Drushyam, which released in theatres across the globe on July 11, has made brilliant collection at the USA Box Office in the first weekend. The Telugu remake of Malayalam movie Drishyam has beaten the records of Venky's previous release in America. The Sripriya-directed suspense thriller has become the biggest opener for the Telugu actor in the country.
Released in 65 screens, Drushyam received superb response in the preview shows in the country on Thursday. The movie got grand opening at the ticket conters on Friday. A strong word of mouth took its business upwards on the following days. It has collected Rs 1.39 crores nett at the USA Box Office in the first weekend. Its breakup is $ 13,859 in preview shows on Thu, $ 65,365 on Fri, $ 88,431 on Sat and $ 63706 on Sun.
Victory Venkatesh's old solo releases have struggled to cross Rs 1 crore mark at the USA Box Office in their life time. Whereas his latest outing Drushyam has achieved this rare feat in just three days. Trade experts opine that this kind of movies will have slow beginning, but will have huge growth as the day passes. The film, which has landed at the second place in the USA Chart, will definitely set a new record in the country.