This year's one of the most-awaited South Indian film, Vivegam, is on its way to become a blockbuster. As per trade reports, the film is believed to have grossed more than Rs 15 crore on Saturday. Official numbers are yet to be announced. Vivegam saw more than 90 per cent occupancy in theatres on Saturday.
Ajith Kumar starrer Vivegam had grossed Rs 66 crore in two days. Trade analyst Ramesh Bala took to twitter to call it a blockbuster.
Overseas - ₹ 18 Crs
Total - ₹ 66 Crs- Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) August 26, 2017
11 PM EST Status - Total - $411K- Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) August 27, 2017
Famous film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted
Day 1: ₹ 2.95 Cr
Day 2: ₹ 3.10 Cr
Day 3: ₹ 3.18 Cr
Total : ₹ 9.23 Cr- Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) August 27, 2017
The film which released in over 3000 screens worldwide was made on a budget of Rs 100 crore. The film starring Ajith Kumar and Kajal Aggarwal opened to fantastic response in the global market on Thursday and went to make decent collection on Friday too. The movie saw massive advance bookings this weekend.
Vivegam tracks the life story of an Interpol officer (Ajith Kumar) and a set of events that in his life. The film also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Vivek Oberoi and Akshara Haasan in pivotal roles.