After opening with golden word of mouth Suriya’s science fiction thriller stunned trade experts with its blockbuster opening at worldwide box office. The first day collection estimated around 22 Cr gross which is quite exceptional in its self. Suriya’s who might be unhappy with his last two release Mass and Pasanga 2, has made solid entry on screen as well box office. The keeps the trend continue at domestic circuits. Huge crowed has been seen out side the cinemas across the states. The occupancy is almost unaffected since its opening day.
The film has become Suriya 24 biggest opener ever in US box office and riding high on strong publicity the science fiction continues to rule box office in North America and Canada box office. Till Saturday the film raked 5.62 Cr from these circuits including both languages.
Sunday occupancy almost recorded houseful in maximum screens while rest of the screen saw more than 85% occupancy in these regions. Well going by the early trend the film’s 3rd day collection comes in 23.60 Cr gross ( Tamil Nadu 13.50 Cr, Kerala/ Karnataka 2.90 Cr, AP/T 2.65 Cr, Overseas + Other Indian Circuits 4.55 Cr) at worldwide box office.
The box office collections of 24 in USA are expected to cross $800K as it has got a positive talk and the movie will easily cross the $2M mark with this positive buzz. Even in Kerala the movie is doing a good business. In Kerala the movie has collected Rs. 1.90 Crores on the first day and on the second day the movie has collected Rs. 1.78 Crores making it Rs. 3.68 Crores in just two days. The world wide business of 24 movie is expected to cross Rs. 50 Crores on the third day. With this kind of box office collections, the movie is termed as blockbuster hit.