Vijay’s Varisu was released on January 11th amidst great expectations from fans. Everyone especially Vijay’s fans had high hopes from this movie considering the sub-par performance of his previous film Beast. While Vijay’s Varisu was released to mixed reviews, it ran to packed houses through the festive season and held well on weekdays as well.
The action entertainer directed by Vamshi Paidipaly did well in Tamil and Hindi despite of late release in North. The film has now crossed the 200Cr mark in 1st week itself. Vijay now holds the record number of 200Cr grossers in South India. Mersal, Sarkar, Bigil, Master, and Beast all his recent films crossed the 200Cr mark.
Varisu has collected more than Rs 90Cr in Tamil Nadu and all over India it has collected close 140Cr gross and the overseas collection stands at Rs 65Cr gross.