Tamil cinema witnessed considered one of its greatest box-office clashes as Vijay’s Varisu and Ajith Kumar’s Thunivu launched on the identical day for Pongal pageant. As each the movies have accomplished 25 days of theatrical run, Varisu has emerged because the clear box-office winner with gross earnings of over ₹300 crore globally over Thunivu, which managed to gather over ₹250 crore. (Additionally learn: Vijay makes uncommon look at Varisu’s success get together, celebrates with Rashmika Mandanna and movie’s workforce. See pics)
Each the movies have virtually reached the fag finish of their theatrical run. No matter the conflict, each have turned out to be worthwhile ventures as per commerce sources. Varisu, which stars Vijay, is a household drama concerning the youngest son taking on his father’s enterprise empire whereas coping with stiff opposition from his two elder brothers.
Directed by Vamshi Paidipally, the movie additionally marked Vijay’s debut in Telugu because the movie was additionally shot within the language together with its Tamil model. The makers of Varisu have launched a poster to substantiate that the movie has breached the Rs. 300 crore membership globally.
That is the second ₹300 crore grossing movie for Vijay after Bigil (2019), which was a football-based motion drama. Directed by Atlee, Bigil additionally featured actor Nayanthara.
Varisu and Thunivu launched in equal numbers of screens in Tamil Nadu. Followers stayed up all night time and celebrated the discharge of each the movies in a giant method as exhibits have been scheduled as early as 1 am. Thunivu marked the third consecutive collaboration between Ajith, director H Vinoth and producer Boney Kapoor. The movie additionally featured Manju Warrier in a key position.
Thunivu is a heist action-drama that takes place inside a financial institution. Within the movie, Ajith was seen taking part in a damaging character who heads the gang that takes management over a financial institution with hostages.
In the meantime, Vijay is at the moment capturing for his subsequent movie Leo, which marks his reunion with Lokesh Kanagaraj after Grasp. Tipped to be a high-octane gangster movie, it additionally stars Trisha, Sanjay Dutt, Mysskin, Gautham Menon and Priya Anand amongst others.
The makers lately launched a promotional video saying the title Leo. The promo was solely shot in Kashmir the place the workforce is at the moment filming the primary schedule.