AR Murugadoss seems to have struck gold at Box Office again. The filmmaker, who had given two superhits as a producer in the form of Engaeyum Eppothum and Vatthikuchi earlier, has delivered hattrick with his Raja Rani, which stars Arya and Nayantara in the lead roles.
Raja Rani was released with a lot of expectations due to the success of AR Murugadoss' earlier movies. Adding to that it was the coming together of the combo Arya and Nayantara, who had earlier worked in M Rajesh's Boss Engira Bhaskaran.
The trailer and promotional materials had managed to draw audience attention. Well, the movie did not disappoint the cine goers as Raja Rani opened up to positive reviews in large numbers.
Raja Rani has turned out to be a best outing for family audience and youths. While the subject of the husband-wife is driving the general audience to the theatres, the romance and comedy parts have attracted the new-age cine goers. As a result, the movie has got a wonderful opening at the Tamil Box Office.
On Friday, Raja Rani collected Rs 3.20 crore at Box Office in Tamil Nadu. It is said to be the best-ever for an Arya movie. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Raja Rani Rules Other States
The success was not limited to Tamil Nadu alone as Raja Rani rocked at other states.
Raja Rani raked in Rs 25 lakhs in Karnataka which has surprised the traders. In Kerala, the movie has managed to earn more than Rs 27 lakhs.
Collection In TN
It means, Raja Rani collected Rs 4 crore on the opening day from South and the movie has got one of the best openings in 2013.
On Saturday, the positive reviews and good word-of-mouth helped Raja Rani to make a better business in the Southern states.
Raja Rani collections saw a raise as it collected Rs 3.50 crore on Saturday. In Karnataka, it collected Rs 30 lakhs, thereby bettering its collections. Whereas, in Kerala the business was dipped for some reasons.
In Kerala, Raja Rani earned Rs 20 lakhs on Saturday. However, reports say that on Sunday the turn out for the movie was good in all states.
Traders say that Raja Rani has made good business in the international arena too. However, the official report is awaited.
Content, The Hero
Critics points out the content and the performances of the lead stars for the success of Raja Rani.
Raja Rani features Arya, Nayantara, Nazriya Nazim and Jai in the key roles. Santhanam and Sathyaraj have played supporting cast.
GV Prakash Kumar has given four good tracks for Raja Rani and newbie George C Williams has done a remarkable job as a cinematographer. It is directed by Atlee Kumar.