CBO - April 22 to 24

Tuesday, 26 April, 2011, 02:27

The film has taken an extraordinary opening in Chennai city, and has taken a distributor's share of around Rs 80 lakh from 15 screens.Ko is the clear number one at the CBO and is also being raved about by the critics.Mappillai, after a good opening, has started sliding, but is still at number two.In third position is Abhishek Bachchan's Dum Maaro Dum, which due to a large number of screens managed an OK opening.Prabhas and Kajal Agarwal's Telugu film, Mr Perfect, has surprisingly taken a decent opening and is in the number four slot this week.Ponnar Shankar has slipped to fifth position.

Box-office top 5

1 Ko

Cast : Jiiva, Karthika, Ajmal, Piaa, Prakash Raj
Director : KV Anand
Trade Facts : Good opening

Screenplay, songs, locations
Climax, too long
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2 Mappillai

Cast : Dhanush, Manisha Koirala, Hansika, Vivek, Ashish Vidyarthi
Director : Sri Balaji
Trade Facts : Hit

Lead actors, Formula Mass masala
Old fashioned, Climax
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3 Dum Maaro Dum

Cast : Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Pancholi, Bipasha Basu
Director : Rohan Sippy
Trade Facts : Average opening

Abhishek Bachchan, taut first half
Second half sags
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4 Mr Perfect

Cast : Prabhas, Kajal, Taapsee, Nassar, Murali Mohan, Prakash Raj
Director : Dasarath
Trade Facts : Average opening

Racy, songs
Nothing new
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5 Ponnar Shankar

Cast : Thyagarajan
Director : Prashanth, Pooja Chopra, Divya Parameshwaran, Prakash Raj, Sneha
Trade Facts : Average

Grandeur, Prashanth
Nothing new plot-wise
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Courtesy : Moviebuzz