`Sivaji` in UK Top 10!

Last Updated: Wed, Jun 20, 2007 06:32 hrs

Rajnikanth's Sivaji has become the first Tamil film ever to be featured in the UK top 10! Hats off to you Thalaiva, you have done the impossible.

‘Sivaji — The Boss’has debuted at No. 9 position. In its opening weekend, the film has collected £ 167,607 [approx. Rs. 1.36 crores] from 12 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 13,967.

Sivaji has taken one of the best openings for an Indian film in UK! In terms of screen average, the Tamil film has not only overtaken Jhoom Barabar Jhoom, but also surpassed Hollywood biggies like Fantastic Four, Ocean’s Thirteen and Pirates of the Caribbean in its opening weekend(June 15 to 18).

K. Karunamoorthy of Ayngaran International who are distributing the film in UK, says that Sivaji is turning out to be a super hit worldwide and is all praise for Rajnikant and Shankar, who has opened up new markets for Tamil films.

We at Sify.com salute Rajnikant, the real Tamil global superstar!

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