Much-awaited Tamil action-drama Sarkar showed a tremendous performance in the opening week and passed its second weekend as well on a solid note. Due to a positive word of mouth and no major Tamil release this week, the movie has a very good over the audience across South India.
Starring Thalapathy Vijay & Keerthy Suresh in lead roles, Sarkar entertained everyone and has received overall positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience. As a result, it opened on a terrific note and registered the highest opening of all time in Chennai by dominating Rajinikanth’s Kaala.
AR Murugadoss’ directorial starrer remained strong throughout in the 6-days extended first weekend and did the business of 90.25 crores across Tamil Nadu, with 31.60 crores on Tuesday, 18.50 crores on Wednesday, 12.75 crores on Thursday, 10.40 crores on Friday, 8 crores on Saturday & 9 crores on Sunday.
On weekdays, Sarkar maintained a superb pace and raked the business of 6.50 crores on Monday, 5.50 crores on 2nd Tuesday, 4.75 crores on 2nd Wednesday & 4 crores on 2nd Thursday. After an extended 10-days week, the total collection of the movie was recorded at 111 crores gross from 650+ screens at the TN box office.
With a usual drop in footfalls, Sun Pictures’ production did the business of 2.50 crores. Then on a steady note on 2nd Saturday, it bagged the amount of 2.25 crores. On the next day i.e. 2nd Sunday, with a further rise, the movie collected 2.40 crores and raised 13 days total to 118.15 crores gross across the Tamil state.
In the rest of India and overseas market as well, Sarkar is running strongly and has reported the business of approx. 245.40 crores gross worldwide.