Chennai Box-Office – Diwali Weekend (Oct 22 to 26)

Monday, 27 October, 2014, 06:22

Kaththi is rocking Chennai city, and has grossed approximately 3.10 Cr in five days, which is phenomenal by any yardstick. The film is tax free make it a bonanza for the producer and theatres and is the clear number one by a mile.At number two is Vishal's Poojai, which took a decent opening as it was pitted against the biggie. Added to that since it is a UA certificate, there was a 30% entertainment tax on it.Shah Rukh Khan's Happy New Year is at number three and has taken a good opening. In the fourth place is Karthi's Madras, which is steady and at number five is the super hit Aranmanai..

Box-office top 5

1 Kaththi

Cast : Vijay, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Samantha
Director : AR Murgadoss
Trade Facts : Monster Opening

Vijay & ARM's writing in the climax
Sluggish pace, preachy
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2 Poojai

Cast : Vishal, Shruti Haasan, Satyaraj
Director : Hari
Trade Facts : Average opening

sense of déjà vu
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3 Happy New Year

Cast : SRK, Deepika, Abhishek, Boman Irani
Director : Farah Khan
Trade Facts : Good Opening

Far too many
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4 Madras

Cast : Karthi, Catherine, Kalaiarasan
Director : Pa Ranjith
Trade Facts : Hit

Karthi, Screenplay, Music
Long drawn out climax
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5 Aranmanai

Cast : Hansika, Vinay, Andrea, Sundar C
Director : Sundar C
Trade Facts : Super Hit

Hansika, Comedy in first half
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Courtesy : Moviebuzz