Director Lokesh Kanagaraj’s latest release Vikram, starring Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi, and Fahadh Faasil, is causing a stir at the box office. In Tamil Nadu, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam, the film has caused a stir on the silver screen. The film has performed exceptionally well in theatres across the country. The film, however, has not fared well in the Hindi-speaking world. However, the film has performed well in the remaining states. Not only that, but superstar Kamal Haasan has offered the audience a large blockbuster film for the first time in a long time with this film.
Vikram shatters Baahubali 2’s record: Surprisingly, the Kamal Haasan-led film Movie Vikram has also shattered a major record set by SS Rajamouli’s all-time blockbuster film Baahubali 2 starring Prabhas and Anushka Shetty. Vikram, a film starring Kamal Haasan, has also eclipsed Baahubali 2 in terms of box office receipts in Tamil Nadu. The film directed by Rajamouli did a total business of Rs 146 crore in Tamil Nadu, where it made a total business of Rs 146 crore. Simultaneously, filmmaker Lokesh Kanagaraj’s film Vikram has made a total of Rs 150 crore at the Tamil Nadu box office. Not only that, but this film has beaten Baahubali 2 to claim the title of biggest grossing film in the state.
Not only that, but the Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil, and Suriya starred film Vikram has also crossed the enormous figure of rs 300 crore by grossing a sizable sum globally. With this, it has become Kamal Haasan’s first film to gross more than 300 crores. Surprisingly, director Lokesh Kanagaraj has also been busy prepping for the film’s third instalment.