BO trends show Ponniyin Selvan 1 trumping Vikram Vedha despite lesser screens
Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan 1 and director duo Pushkar and Gayatri’s Vikram Vedha both released in theatres on September 30. While PS1 has an ensemble of heavyweight stars in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Karthi etc, Vikram Vedha is headlined by two of Bollywood’s biggest in Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan.
Even though Vikram Vedha released in a total of 5640 screens across the world, with 4007 in India and 1633, overseas, latest reports suggest that Ponniyin Selvan 1, which released in lesser screens is faring better.
PS 1 star Karthi Sivakumar looking forward to watch Vikram Vedha Hrithik heaps praise on Mani Ratnams magnum opus
PS 1 star Karthi Sivakumar ‘looking forward’ to watch Vikram Vedha; Hrithik heaps praise on Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus
Earlier today, film producer and business expert Girish Johar tweeted about Vikram Vedha’s day 1 business being, “below par,” writing, “Mass regions not board & lack of aggressive promotions is showing on #EarlyTrends #BOEstimates for day 1 #VikramVedha..touching a double digit, strictly below par ! Hope wknd does get the desired push at #BoxOffice”