Suriya`s KV Anand directed Maattrraan has taken a flying opening in Kerala. It has netted nearly Rs 2.5 Crores in its opening weekend from 95 odd screens.
As per trade reports it is the best for an Other language film in 2012. Suriya has a huge fan base in Kerala and the distributors cashed in on it. The film is the clear winner this week and at the number one spot.
In the second place is the comedy riot from UTV Husbands in Goa, which collected a share of nearly Rs 2.55 Crore in two weeks from releasing stations and is already profitable.
In the third position is Mohanlal`s Onam release Run Baby Run which has so far collected Rs 6.50 Crore from theatricals alone and is a super hit. At number four is VK Prakash`s adult comedy, Trivandrum Lodge which is also a hit.
At number five is Ustad Hotel, which has been re-released in some centres following Thilakan`s death