The Ajith Kumar starrer, directed by Siva did come in amidst huge expectations and received a grand welcome in Kerala, as well.
Vivegam is also the record breaking film in the U.S.by earning more than a crore, which is maximum for a Tamil release.
Thala Ajith's much-awaited film "Vivegam" arrived in the theaters on Thursday. Thala is called the king of opening and on the first day his film has broken the record of Rajnikanth starrer Kabali. Keep reading Vivegam box office report to know more about this. Well, on day 2, as per reports Vivegam saw a 95 per cent occupancy - which can only be good news.
The top 5 opening day highest-grossing films are: Kabali - 20.50 Cr; Vivegam - 17 Cr; Vedalam - 15.35 Cr; Theri - 14.40Cr; and Lingaa - 12.80Cr. Ajith's previous release Vedhalam did hold this record previously as the film had fetched above 1 Crore on its day 1.
The Ajith-starrer, which hit about 160 screens in the United States, has raked in Rs 2.10 crore, in Malaysia where it released on over 700 screens, it managed Rs 4.50 crore in two days. Thanks to the pre-release buzz and the Ajith-Siva combo factor, the film registered tremendous opening with first day worldwide gross of Rs 25 crore.
Why 57? Because Vivegam marks Ajith's 57th movie in his long acting career. Some even claim that with this film, Vijay has emerged as the next big thing in Telugu filmdom. The current total now stands at Rs 2.72 crore. Coming to Bollywood, the films have performed decently on Friday; they are expected to go strong during the weekend.
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