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Varisu box office collection Day 1: Thalapathy Vijay starrer opens with big numbers despite the clash!
Yesterday Thalapathy Vijay and Rashmika Mandanna’s starrer movie, Varisu was released. The movie faced a huge clash against Ajith Kumar starrer Thunivu but still manage to get good numbers on the opening day. As per the early reports, Varisu grossed Rs 26. 5 crores on day 1 across India. The reports say, the movie made Rs 17 crore in Tamil Nadu, Rs 5 crore in Karnataka, Rs 3.5 crore in Kerala, and Rs 1 crore in other territories. The movie had around 67% occupancy during the day.
Morning shows had 55.6 % occupancy, the afternoon had 68.6%, the evening had 72.4%, and night shows had 71.2% occupancy. It has been reported that the movie made more than Rs 7 crore from pre-sold tickets for day two. To dive more into details, Chennai has 98% occupancy and Puducherry has 100% occupancy throughout the day. In comparison, the movie only had 16% occupancy in the National Capital Region.
Nonetheless, the movie opened with good numbers despite the clash with Thunivu. However, with the release of more movies like Veera Simha Reddy and Waltair Veerayya, the numbers might fall in the coming days.