Vijay’s ‘Jilla’ and Ajith’s ‘Veeram’ released yesterday amid much hype and hoopla. Fans and Movie Buffs took to social-networking sites to share their views on the films.
So who came up trumps?
Here’s all you need to know about the response, budget and first day box-office collections.
‘Jilla’ received mostly positive reviews from reviewers and fans. The film runs up to 182 minutes (3hrs), this was considered to be a downside for the film.
Sources say, the makers are now planning to trim the film by about 10 mins.
Budget: Close to 50 Cr
Screened in: over 1150 screens worldwide
(Released in more than 10 countries including India, UK, USA, Australia and Srilanka)
First Day Collections: 10 -12 Cr
‘Veeram’ also received positive reviews with reviewers who labelled it a family entertainer. Fans of the actor bragged about a particular Train Stunt sequence on all social networking sites.
Budget: 40 Cr
Screened in: over 790 screens worldwide
(Released in 13 countries including India, UK, USA, South Africa, Denmark, Germany, France, Belgium, Australia, Switzerland, Singapore, Canada, Holland and Sri Lanka)
First Day Collections: 9.3 Cr