Kochadaiiyaan's amazing Rs 42 Crore opening collection!
The film released by Eros International in 2D and 3D on May 23, in 6 languages in over 3,000 screens worldwide. Tamil Nadu distribution was undertaken directly by Eros International. In India alone the film has grossed Rs 30 Crore, while Rs 12 Crore has come from overseas markets. It looks like the film is on its way to reach Rs 100 Crores.
Nandu Ahuja, Senior V P, India Theatrical, Eros International Media Ltd said : “Thalaivar fans have given huge thumbs up to the film which showcases the charisma of their favorite superstar in a never seen before avatar. Advance booking for the opening weekend especially in Tamil Nadu were outstanding and true to Rajni films, the shows opened as early as 5.00 a.m. to capacity audiences with the build-up commencing the night before. As the film continues to attract huge numbers with its high octane action, photo realistic animation and of course Rajinikanth’s larger than life persona, we expect the film to continue wowing audiences.”