Chennai box office - Aug 6-8

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 07:03

Meanwhile, Thillalangadi has moved down to number two, as shows have been reduced and the film shifted to smaller screens.At number three is the new release of the week Baana Kathadi, which is refusing to fly high.In fourth position is Predators and its Tamil version, which has taken a decent opening. Once Upon Time in Mumbai is steady and a winner in the fifth position.

Box-office top 5

1 Madrasapattinam

Cast : Arya, Amy Jackson, Nasser, VMC Haneefa, Bala Singh, M. S. Bhaskar
Director : Vijay
Trade Facts : Average

Lead pair, authentic sets
Nothing new story wise, predictable
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2 Thillalangadi

Cast : Ravi, Shaam, Tamannaah, Vadivel, Santhanam
Director : M Raja
Trade Facts : Below average

Jayam Ravi
Hero’s characterisation, slow moving, comedy, songs
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3 Baana Kathadi

Cast : Atharva, Prasanna, Samantha
Director : Badri Venkatesh
Trade Facts : Lukewarm opening

New boy, concept, songs
Climax, predictable
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4 Predators

Cast : Adrien Brody, Topher Grace, Alice Braga, Walton Goggins, Laurence Fishburne, Oleg Taktarov
Director : Nimrod Antal
Trade Facts : Good opening

Non-stop action
Old wine
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5 Once Upon a Time in Mumbai

Cast : Ajay Devgn, Kangana Ranaut, Emraan Hashmi, Prachi Desai, Randeep Hooda
Director : Milan Luthria
Trade Facts : Above average

Slick, music, lead cast
A bit too long
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