Ponniyin Selvan box office collection: Film beats Beast to become year's second highest-grossing Tamil movie in Kerala

ponniyin selvan box office collection: film beats beast to become year's second highest-grossing tamil movie in kerala

Ponniyin Selvan box office collection: Film beats Beast to become year's second highest-grossing Tamil movie in Kerala

Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan, starring an ensemble of talented actors including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Trisha, Sobhita Dhulipala, and Prakash Raj among others, continues to smash records at the box office in not just India, but across the world.

Now, the pan-India film, based on Kalki Krishnamurthy’s 1955 historical fiction novel Ponniyin Selvan, has worked its magic at the Kerala box office too where it has surpassed Thalapathy Vijay’s Beast to emerge as the second highest grossing Tamil film of the year behind Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi, and Fahadh Faasil starrer action-packed Vikram.

Trade analyst Ramesh Bala took to his Twitter account on the evening of Monday, October 3, and wrote, “#PS1 surpasses #Beast in #Kerala to become 2022 ‘s 2nd Highest Kollywood movie behind #Vikram”.

For the unversed, Vikram, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, has opened to overwhelming reviews around the world and created the record of being the first Tamil movie to earn more than Rs 40 crore gross in Kerala. And Beast, directed by Nelson, has collected Rs 9.8 crore gross in the South Indian state even after receiving mostly negative reviews, as shared by Ramesh Bala earlier.

READ | Ponniyin Selvan: Amul celebrates Aishwarya Rai, Chiyaan Vikram, Mani Ratnam’s film with quirky topical

Based on the war of succession in one of the strongest dynasties in the world – the Cholas, Ponniyin Selvan I is being applauded for its masterful storytelling, visual spectacle, brilliant performances, captivating plot, and massive star cast. The theaters are running packed shows since its worldwide release on September 30.

In the opening weekend, the film collected more than Rs 200 crore in gross worldwide after collecting the huge earnings of more than Rs 80 crore on its opening day, as shared by the makers, Ratnam’s production company Madras Talkies and Subaskaran Allirajah’s banner Lyca Productions.

Ponniyin Selvan I or Ponniyin Selvan Part 1, an A. R. Rahman musical, is running in theaters in 2D and IMAX 2D versions in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam languages. The final version will be released next year in 2023, as revealed in the closing credits.

News Related

OTHER NEWS

A small-business owner eager to retain top talent discovered novel benefits solutions that fit her needs: 'You don't have to be a huge big business.'

Despite fears of a possible recession next year, job openings rose to 10.7 million in September, and there were about 1.9 job openings per unemployed person that month, according to ... Read more »

You'll save hundreds if you book air travel in January instead of December. I found 12 deals for flexible travelers to Hawaii, Europe, and the Caribbean.

Experts told Insider you can easily save 40% to 75% on travel by pushing December flights to 2023. Travel in January, February, or March for major savings on both domestic ... Read more »

Mumbai: Looking for escort service, man finds blackmailer

Mumbai: A 33-year-old Dombivali resident’s libido turned out to be a harrowing experience for him. Browsing for escort service, he came into a woman’s contact who later started threatening him ... Read more »

Mumbai: COPD a bigger concern than Covid

Considering the surge in numbers, doctors have urged citizens to visit the nearest hospital or clinic on experiencing related symptoms. They said the number of cases of influenza and other ... Read more »

On The Right Path: India's First Foray into Technology Standardisation Is A Welcome Move

On The Right Path: India’s First Foray into Technology Standardisation Is A Welcome Move The concept of standardisation in technology, especially strategic or critical technologies, involves regulating the technical field. ... Read more »

Varde-Arena, NARCL top contenders for Srei firms

However, Authum Investment and Infrastructure’s financial bid stands as low as Rs4,500 crore, according to sources. A consortium of Varde Partners and Arena Investors, and National Asset Reconstruction Company (NARCL) ... Read more »

Indore: Maid, boyfriend steal goods worth lakhs from businessman's house, arrested

Indore (Madhya Pradesh): Vijay Nagar police on Wednesday arrested a maid and her boyfriend in connection with the theft from a businessman’s house in the area. The woman with the ... Read more »

Chiranjeevi’s Waltair Veerayya, Nandamuri Balakrishna’s Veera Simha Reddy get release dates

Chiranjeevi’s Waltair Veerayya, Nandamuri Balakrishna’s Veera Simha Reddy get release dates Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi on Wednesday announced the release date of his upcoming movie Waltair Veerayya. The film will hit ... Read more »

Forget emojis, WhatsApp has rolled out custom Avatars; here's how you can make one

Forget emojis, WhatsApp has rolled out custom Avatars; here’s how you can make one WhatsApp has introduced avatars, a new personalized way for users to express themselves. Avatars are digital ... Read more »

Supreme Court modifies HC order restraining debt recovery tribunal officer in Chandigarh, allows him to proceed with hearings

Supreme Court modifies HC order restraining debt recovery tribunal officer in Chandigarh, allows him to proceed with hearings Terming an interim order passed by the Punjab and Haryana High Court ... Read more »

Hours after TMC leader Saket Gokhale’s arrest, Paresh Rawal gets summons for ‘Bengali’ jibe

Hours after TMC leader Saket Gokhale’s arrest, Paresh Rawal gets summons for ‘Bengali’ jibe Kolkata: An FIR was filed against actor-turned-politician Paresh Rawal for “provoking riots” following a complaint from ... Read more »

Injured PSG stars Danilo & Nuno Mendes set to leave Portugal World Cup squad

Danilo Nuno Mendes Portugal GFX Danilo fractured three ribs Nuno Mendes injured thigh Both will leave Qatar on Thursday WHAT’S HAPPENING? They had hoped to remain in Portugal’s camp for ... Read more »

Why Did So Many US Men Quit Working? Social Status May Hold the Key, Study Says

(Bloomberg) — A decline in social status relative to better-paid peers is a key reason why so many American men have dropped out of the labor force, according to the ... Read more »

Goethe-Institut Max Mueller Bhavan to organise Critical Zones exhibition in Pune

Goethe-Institut Max Mueller Bhavan, Pune in collaboration with the Zapurza Museum of Arts & Culture is set to organise the ‘Critical Zones’ exhibition in the city on December 10 and ... Read more »

Railway projects worth Rs 7.33 trillion being executed

Of 49,323 km, 11,518 km length has been commissioned and an expenditure of about Rs 2.35 trillion has been incurred up to March 2022, railways minister Ashwini Vaishnaw informed Lok ... Read more »

'Now I wait' - Netherlands & PSV star Gakpo admits he would consider Man Utd offer should it arrive after World Cup

Gakpo Winger linked to Man Utd in summer Has been starring for PSV and Netherlands Says he would consider an offer WHAT HAPPENED? United were among the teams said to ... Read more »

Bypoll Results 2022: BJP eyes demolishing SP citadels in UP; counting of votes tomorrow

Bypoll Results 2022: BJP eyes demolishing SP citadels in UP; counting of votes tomorrow Bypoll Results 2022: The counting of votes for by-elections in six Assembly constituencies in five states and the ... Read more »

Senior Pak journalist Arshad Sharif's murder was a 'planned assassination' and not 'mistaken identity': Report

Senior Pak journalist Arshad Sharif's murder was a 'planned assassination' and not 'mistaken identity': Report The fact-finding team investigating the murder of Pakistani journalist Arshad Sharif in its report has ... Read more »

Kind stranger helps calm kid who was separated from his parents in the metro in France. Watch

Kind stranger helps calm kid who was separated from his parents in the metro in France. Watch It is heart-warming to see strangers stepping in to help others when the ... Read more »

UP Woman Declared 'Dead' Years Ago Found Alive and Married While Man in Jail For 'Murder'

UP Woman Declared ‘Dead’ Years Ago Found Alive and Married While Man in Jail For ‘Murder’ A woman declared dead 7 years ago in Uttar Pradesh has been found alive ... Read more »

Navi Mumbai: Jeweller foils robbery with chilli powder in eyes

Navi Mumbai: A 51-year-old jeweller thwarted a robbery attempt on Sunday evening, after two persons posing as buyers threw chilli powder in his eyes and tried to flee with jewellery. ... Read more »

'Captain Courageous': Rohit Sharma comes out to bat with injured thumb, hits 92m sixes!

'Captain Courageous': Rohit Sharma comes out to bat with injured thumb, hits 92m sixes! Team India skipper Rohit Sharma suffered an injury on his thumb while fielding against Bangladesh in ... Read more »

Trump wants to be President again, but tax fraud case rains on his parade

During the 2017 US Presidential Election campaigns of Donald Trump, he boasted and promised an awful lot of things, but above all, took extreme pride in claiming that he is ... Read more »

Who is Goncalo Ramos? Portugal's World Cup hat-trick hero who shined in place of Cristiano Ronaldo

Goncalo Ramos Portugal celebrate Switzerland World Cup Ronaldo benched amid criticism Ramos had never started for Portugal before Barely made squad before shining in Qatar WHAT HAPPENED? Ramos, 21, was ... Read more »

Thane: Illegal structures razed in Kalwa, Diva

Thane: Two illegal constructions were demolished in Kalwa and Diva area following orders by the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) commissioner Abhijit Bangar on Wednesday. The commissioner has ordered the Encroachment Department ... Read more »

CBI opposes former Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh's bail plea in Bombay HC

CBI opposes former Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh’s bail plea in Bombay HC The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday opposed the bail plea of former Maharashtra home minister Anil ... Read more »

Marine Rafale scores over American Super Hornet in Navy-deal dogfight

Marine Rafale scores over American Super Hornet in Navy-deal dogfight NEW DELHI: The maritime version of French fighter Rafale has emerged as the frontrunner over the American F/A-18 Super Hornet ... Read more »

FIFA World Cup 2022: Lionel Messi is human like us, says Netherlands goalkeeper Noppert before quarter-final

FIFA World Cup 2022: Lionel Messi is human like us, says Netherlands goalkeeper Noppert before quarter-final Netherlands are set to face Lionel Messi Argentina in the quarter-final of the FIFA ... Read more »

There's a $80 trillion 'blind spot' in the financial system that could spell trouble for markets as debts held off-balance sheet grow at a rapid pace

There’s a growing pile of hidden debts that could shock markets, according to the Bank for International Settlements. BIS said there’s more than $65 trillion in currency related debts that ... Read more »

BAN vs IND 2022: Gavaskar warns Rahul and Iyer to not get complacent with Hardik's likely return in ODIs

BAN vs IND 2022: Gavaskar warns Rahul and Iyer to not get complacent with Hardik's likely return in ODIs India lost the three-match ODI series opener versus hosts Bangladesh, in ... Read more »

Watch: Washington Sundar's never-before-seen reaction as Dhawan avoids Siraj collision to clutch ball with his thighs

Washington Sundar most likely gave birth to a future meme as his highly unusual reaction during the second ODI between India and Bangladesh in Dhaka on Tuesday went viral. Washington ... Read more »

An Australian YouTuber was charged with 11 traffic infringements after police found videos of "careless driving" on his social media

Sammy Eyles has over 234,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel where he modifies vehicles. In May 2022 he posted a TikTok that showed him being stopped by police while driving ... Read more »

Apple Car launch delayed till 2026: Titan EV to likely cost this much

Apple Car launch delayed till 2026: Titan EV to likely cost this much Apple has reportedly delayed the launch of its electric vehicle, referred to as the `Apple Car`, until ... Read more »

Why no criminal case against businessman in loan frauds, asks Supreme Court

Why no criminal case against businessman in loan frauds, asks Supreme Court NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought responses from the Union government and the Reserve Bank of ... Read more »

Anne Heche had drugs in her system when she died in a fiery car crash, but they didn't impair her or cause her death, coroner says

Anne Heche had drugs in her system when she died, a coroner has found. The coroner said the drugs didn’t impair her or cause her death. Anne Heche had drugs ... Read more »

10 most searched people on Google in 2022 India; and one of them is from Bollywood

Nupur Sharma is the former national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). She was suspended from the party in June 2022 over her remarks on the Prophet Mohammad during ... Read more »

Pictures Of 'Tallest Man Who Ever Lived' Resurface; Internet Is In Disbelief

Pictures Of ‘Tallest Man Who Ever Lived’ Resurface; Internet Is In Disbelief A photograph of Robert Wadlow, also known as “The Giant of Illinois,” was uploaded on Twitter by a ... Read more »

Bigbloc Construction joins hands with SCG International for new plant in Gujarat

Bigbloc Construction joins hands with SCG International for new plant in Gujarat AHMEDABAD: AAC blocks manufacturer Bigbloc Construction Ltd has decided to set up 3 lakh cubic meter Autoclaved Lightweight ... Read more »

Top 3 bestselling Tata cars in India in November 2022

Top 3 bestselling Tata cars in India in November 2022 In recent times, Tata Motors has been aggressively competing for the second rank in the country. In November 2022, Tata ... Read more »

Netflix Unveils First Look Photos Of ‘You’ Season 4 Ahead Of Premiere

Netflix Unveils First Look Photos Of ‘You’ Season 4 Joe Goldberg has already eyeing his next target! And Netflix has recently given fan’s a look at Joe’s new target. Joe ... Read more »
Breaking thailand news, thai news, thailand news Verified News Story Network