Chennai Box-Office- July 15 to 17

Tuesday, 19 July, 2011, 02:07

Vikram’s Vijay directed Deivathirumagal has taken a good opening based on positive word of mouth and terrific promotions by UTV. It has grossed nearly Rs 80 lakhs in three days from Chennai city screens and is in the number one position. The multiplexes reported 100 % in the first three days.Mayajaal on ECR has reported Rs 15.39 lakh for the weekend from daily 34 shows. At number two is Warner Brothers Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. The film in 3D at multiplexes is very good.In the third place is Venghai, which is holding on well. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is in the fourth position while Avan Ivan hangs on in the fifth position.

Box-office top 5

1 Deivathirumagal

Cast : Dr. ‘chiyaan’ Vikram, Anushka, Santhanam, Amala, Sara, Nassar
Director : Vijay
Trade Facts : Good opening

Vikram, Sara, Santhanam, Anushka
Predictable, Comedy
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2 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Cast : Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Alan Rickman
Director : David Yates
Trade Facts : Super opening

Special effects
A sense of deja vu
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3 Venghai

Cast : Dhanush, Prakash Raj, Tamannaah
Director : Hari
Trade Facts : Average

Lead actors, Second Half
Predictable, Comedy
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4 Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Cast : Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Kalki Koechlin, Abhay Deol
Director : Zoya Akhtar
Trade Facts : Average opening

Lead actors, Locations, Subtle message
A bit slow
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5 Avan Ivan

Cast : Vishal, Arya, GM Kumar, Janani Iyer
Director : Bala
Trade Facts : Super opening

Vishal superb performance
Lack of story
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Courtesy : Moviebuzz