New Delhi: Mani Ratnam’s film successfully entered the Rs 100 crore club after its day 2 performance at the box office worldwide. The film hit the theatres on Friday and has done business of around Rs 40 crore in the domestic market, followed by around Rs 30 crore internationally. After this, it has collected Rs 78.29 crore worldwide on its opening day.
Box Office Collection
“The Tamil film Ponniyin Selvan is done decent business in Hindi as it collected in the 1.75-2 crore nett range in Hindi and there was another 85 lakh nett coming from the Tamil version in Hindi circuits. These are fair numbers for a dubbed film with a name like this and pretty much no face value or music,” reports Box Office India.
“The film has scored huge in South states with its home state Tamil Nadu looking at an an opening which is among its the biggest ever in the state and should be among the top three or four films with collections around the 22 crore nett mark,” the report adds.
The film has already become the biggest Tamil opener at the worldwide Box Office and its collection is growing wide considering the festive holidays in India.
Check Opening day box office breakup of PS-1:
- Tamil Nadu: Rs 25.86 crore
- AP/TS: Rs 5.93 crore
- Karnataka: Rs 5.04 crore
- Kerala: Rs 3.70 crore
- Return on Investment: Rs 3.51 crore
- Overseas: Rs 34.25 crore (Reported Locs)
Total: Rs 78.29 crore
TN – ₹ 25.86 cr
AP/TS – ₹ 5.93 cr
KA – ₹ 5.04 cr
KL – ₹ 3.70 cr
ROI – ₹ 3.51 cr
OS – ₹ 34.25 cr [Reported Locs]
Total – ₹ 78.29 cr
BIGGEST Kollywood opening of 2022 at the WW Box Office.#PonniyinSelvan1
— Manobala Vijayabalan (@ManobalaV) October 1, 2022
About Ponniyin Selvan 1
Mani Ratnam’s film starrer Chiyaan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Lal, and Sobhita Dhulipala, among others. It marks the first Tamil movie to release in IMAX. The two-part franchise has a budget of Rs 500 crore.
The soundtrack has been composed by AR Rahman. The film’s cinematography is done by Ravi Varman. It has been distributed in Tamil Nadu by Red Giant Movies.