Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan 1 received a good reception from the critics and the audience, which resulted in a mammoth opening for the film. The opening day collection of the movie crossed ₹40 crores at the box office with Tamil numbers going beyond ₹33 crores! The 1st Saturday of the movie is likely to bring another huge lump of collection in Mani Ratnam's kitty.
It is important to note that Vikram, a movie starring Kamal Haasan, debuted in June with a domestic opening of ₹33 crores and global revenue of ₹54 crores. Ponniyin Selvan ought to easily surpass these figures. We'll have to wait and see how far it can advance, though. Ponniyin Selvan box office collection day 2 report is given here.
|Day 1 [1st Fri]||Sept 30||₹40.5 Cr|
|Day 2 [1st Sat]||1 Oct||₹35.00 Cr|
For the Tamil cinema business, Ponniyin Selvan is hailed as having the capacity to transform everything. A 500 crore rupee budget was used to film the two parts of the franchise. Chiyaan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Lal, and Sobhita Dhulipala are among its illustrious cast members.
AR Rahman is the composer of the soundtrack. The cinematography for the movie was done by Ravi Varman. Red Giant Movies has been in charge of distribution in Tamil Nadu. The first Tamil film to be shown in IMAX is Ponniyin Selvan.