Ilayathalapathy Vijay has been completely depressed with the result of his previous outing Puli and after a small break he is back with his latest movie titled Theri. The movie is said to be a commercial entertainer with all the commercial ingredients mixed in the Theri movie in the right amounts. Atlee who made his directorial debut with the super hit movie Raja Rani directed the film and it has been made on a budget of Rs 100 crores.
Vijay essayed three completely different roles in the movie in which one of the character Vijay Kumar has been showcased as a cop. Samantha and Amy Jackson are the female leads in Theri and GV Prakash Kumar composed the music. Kalaipuli S Thanu produced Theri on V Creations banner and the movie has been out all over on April 14th.
Fans of Vijay are very much excited for his latest flick and creating huge buzz about it on social media. As a result, it successfully maintained a good pace and raked excellent business total in weekend. Earlier the movie was expected to break the opening record of Thala Ajith’s Vedhalam that was 15.50 cr, but it got failed to do that because of Chengalpet issue, as Theri has not released in many theaters there.
On its opening day, Atlee’s directorial Theri reported fabulous performance and minted the amount of 13.10 cr as its opening box office collection from Tamil Nadu. Due to mixed reviews, it witnessed heavy drop in its business on its second day and collected 7 cr. On the next day i.e. on Saturday with little more drop it raked the amount of 6.25 cr*. Then on the last day of weekend, being Sunday it showed decent growth in its business and added 6.75 cr* to its account. At the end of the weekend, total collection of Theri across Tamil Nadu is recorded as 33.10 cr*.