Last Thursday’s release, Vikram starrer Iru Mugan has opened to good collections at the Tamil Nadu Box Office. The Anand Shankar directorial stars Vikram in dual roles, as a RAW agent and as a transgender villain. The film released in over 400 screens and opened to a good Rs 5.5 crore on its opening day at the Box Office.
And as per early reports, Iru Mugan had a good hold on Saturday with Rs 4.5 crore at Tamil Nadu Box Office. And the good news for the makers is the film have solid advance booking across the multiplexes of Chennai, which will definitely help the Vikram starrer to put up good numbers over the weekend.
On the opening day, Iru Mugan recorded good occupancy on 400 screens of Tamil Nadu and did the business of 5.25 crores. With this it has emerged as the second highest opening of Vikram’s career after I (Ai) that was 8 crores. On the next day it remained steady and raked the business of 4.25 crores. From 114 screens of Kerala, it has done approx. 2.45 crores including 1.25 crore of Thursday, 0.75 crore of Friday and 0.45 crore* of Saturday. In international markets, Iru Mugan is getting decent response. From USA, it has reported the business of $75,000 till Friday.
With slight more drop on Saturday, Iru Mugan added the amount of 3.75 crores* more to its account and made its 3 days total as 13.25 crores from Tamil states. From Andhra Pradesh/Telangana also, the movie has reported good business of 12 crores in 3 days, that includes 4.75 crores of Thursday, 4 crores of Friday and 3.25 crores* of Saturday.