CBO - December 17 to 19

Wednesday, 22 December, 2010, 01:48

On the other hand, thanks to the family audiences and good reports Chikku Bukku is at number two and has netted around Rs 1.35 Crore. In the third place is Walt Disney’s Tron: Legacy, which took an average opening. At number four is Bhyagyaraj directed Siddu +2, which is managing to hang on thanks to the all round publicity and promotions done by producers Moserbaer.In the fifth position is Yash Raj films Band Baajaa Baarat, which due to positive word of mouth has better collections in its second weekend.

Box-office top 5

1 Easan

Cast : Vaibhav, Samuthirakani, AL Azhagappan, Aparna
Director : Sasikumar
Trade Facts : Decent opening

First half
Violence, tedious flashback and length of the film, songs
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2 Chikku Bukku

Cast : Arya, Shriya, Preetika, Santhanam
Director : Manikandan
Trade Facts : Decent opening

Presentation, Feel good factor, visuals
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3 Tron: Legacy

Cast : Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde
Director : Joseph Kosinski
Trade Facts : Below average

Banner value
Stale effects
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4 Siddu Plus 2

Cast : Shanthnoo, Chandini, Mano Bala, Sita
Director : K.Bhagyaraj
Trade Facts : Lukewarm opening

K Bhagyaraj tag, the song Poove Poove..., cinematography
Predictable, old wine
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5 Band Baajaa Baarat

Cast : Anushka Sharma, Ranvir Singh
Director : Maneesh Sharma
Trade Facts : Hit

Youthful freshness of theme and new hero
Predictable second half
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Courtesy : Moviebuzz