Mersal First Day Box-Office Collections:- Tamil Superstar Ilayathalapathy Vijay starrer Mersal was released yesterday with huge hype all around it. Upon release, the film got phenomenal response from both audience and critics and as expected, it took a flying start at the worldwide box-office.
Mersal was released on 2500 screens across the nation and it grossed over 34 crs in India. The worldwide gross stood around 47 crs which made it the highest Non-Rajini opener of Tamil cinema. The evening and night shows helped the film to achieve this rare feat.
MERSAL Area Wise Total Box-Office Collections:-
|AREA||SHARE (In Cr)||GROSS (In Cr)|
|Rest Of India||0.2||0.6|
|Rest Of OS||4.05||9.0|
|WORLDWIDE TOTAL||24 Cr||47.1 Cr|
The film is made on a lavish budget of around 120 crs and it has already done a mammoth pre-release business of over 155 crs. The worldwide theatrical rights alone are valued at over 112 crs which made it highest in Vijay’s career. The Diwali holiday weekend will help the film to collect huge revenues at the box-office. However, It’s very early to predict but as per the highly positive word of mouth, it seems very easy for the film to collect it’s huge investments. The biz will only grow further for next three days.
Mersal is directed by Atlee Kumar and it marks the second time collaboration of him with Vijay after blockbuster Theri. Mersal features Vijay in three different roles. He is playing the role of a Village Head, an Doctor and an Magician. Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menon are the leading ladies of this action-entertainer while SJ Suryah plays the main antagonist. The film has music given by AR Rahman.