Chennai, Feb 19 (TruthDive): Thuppakki, 54th and successful movie of Ilayathalapathy Vijay, has created wonders at the box office and will complete 100 successful days of running on February 21.
Thuppakki was released on November 13 2012, Diwali day and on February 21st the movie is reaching its 100th day of showing.
Thuppakki features Vijay and Kajal Agarwal in lead roles. Director Murugadoss’ smooth screenplay, electrifying camera works of Santosh Sivan and the excellent background score Harris Jeyaraj are the major pluses of the film. The film received good reviews from the critics and audience.
The film has broken few previous box office records of Tamil Nadu. Trade experts say that after Enthiran, Thuppakki has received the biggest opening collections in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. In 10 days, the movie has become the second Tamil film ever next to Superstar Rajinikanth’s Enthiran to enter the Rs 100 crore club.
The official page of ‘Thuppakki’ on Twitter confirmed the news, which was later retweeted by director AR Murugadoss, “Yes bullets, it is now officially confirmed that #Thuppakki has crossed the 100cr mark! It is only the second Tamil film ever to do so.” The film reached Rs 135+ crore mark in just 2 weeks of its release.
Thuppakki made at a budget of 70 crores has made a Total Box Office collection of Rs 185 crores. The movie has also added new pride to Vijay as Thuppakki is the third continuous hit of Vijay after Velayudham and Nanban.
As per sources the producer of the movie Kalaippuli S.Thanu has planned for a grand function to celebrate the grand success and 100 Days of Thuppakki. Thanu is also expected to honour the entire team of Thuppakki at the function.
Vijay’s is currently shooting for Thalaiva, directed by Vijay. The film, with Amala Paul as the leading lady, is expected to show Vijay in a new avatar.