To the pleasure of fans, Mani Ratnam’s landmark film Ponniyin Selvan is about to premiere in theatres on September 30. On Sunday, September 25, it began accepting reservations, and also the early indications are very positive. Currently, it outperformed Vikram to rank after ‘Beast’. Mani Ratnam and Allirajah Subaskaran, working under the Madras Talkies and Lyca Productions labels, respectively, produced the historical play Ponniyin Selvan.
The film stars Chiyaan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai, Jayam Ravi, Karthi and Trisha.
At the time this piece is being written, Ponniyin Selvan 1 has accumulated 4 crores gross from day 1 advance booking. a significant chunk comes from the Tamil version and is ready to hit the 2.5 lakh mark soon in ticket sales. With 4 more days to travel, the work of art is going to be achieving an enormous final figure and can be hitting 10 crore mark soon.
We have witnessed several period-action dramas more like mythological films but this film is showing a huge buzz. Within the Hindi market, where it’ll compete with Vikram Vedha starring Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan, the movie’s performance is super. On the house field, though, there’s a large buzz. Find out the way to reserve tickets before day one at the box office.
There is also fake alert : news is doing round in media that Mani Ratnam flew to Mumbai to assure 100 INR price for film but distributor had rubbished that rumour.