Director Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 continues its dream run at the box office. The film has broken box office records for the past two weeks.
Chennai,UPDATED: Oct 14, 2022 8:03 a.m. IST
Ponniyin Selvan is closing in on Rs 450 crore worldwide.
By Janani K.: Director Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan has been doing a fantastic run in cinemas over the past two weeks. The film has been breaking box office records since its theatrical release in September. According to trade reports, Ponniyin Selvan is expected to join the Rs 450 crore club by the end of this week. Earlier, we reported that Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 might end its theatrical run earning Rs 500-550 crore worldwide.
PONNIYIN SELVAN CONTINUES TO BREAK RECORDS
Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 graced cinemas in five languages on September 30. The historical drama became the first Tamil film to be released in IMAX.
Director Mani Ratnam has successfully completed two weeks in theaters and is still breaking records. The film is approaching the Rs 450 crore mark at the box office and is expected to surpass it in a few days. Meanwhile, business analyst Ramesh Bala confirmed that Ponniyin Selvan grossed $6 million in the United States and became the first Tamil film to reach the milestone.
#PS1 joined the $6 Million Club in the United States ðŸ‡ºðŸ‡¸
The first Tamil film to do so.. ðŸ”¥ â€” Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) October 13, 2022
Not only in the United States, Singapore and Malaysia, Ponniyin Selvan is also doing exceptional business in France.
ALL ABOUT PONNIYIN SELVAN
Ponniyin Selvan is a historical fiction based on the popular Tamil literary novel of the same name, written by Kalki Krishnamurthy. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Trisha, Jayam Ravi and Karthi play the main roles. Prakash Raj, Jayaram, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Sarathkumar and Parthiban were seen in supporting roles.