With the year coming to an end, lets have a look at the box office status of Tamil films which are running in theatres. Karthi's Thambi which released alongside Sivakarthikeyan's Hero on December 20 has bagged the top spot on the last weekend of the year. Both Hero and Thambi bagged mixed response from audience and critics. Thambi is performing better than Hero at the ticket windows.
Thambi grossed Rs. 72 lakhs this weekend while Hero collected Rs. 59 lakhs in Chennai. In 10 days, Thambi has minted Rs. 2.87 cr in Chennai and around Rs. 14.5 cr in TamilNadu while Hero has grossed Rs. 3.18 cr in Chennai and Rs. 18.7 cr in TN.
Top 5 at Chennai Box Office (December 27- 29)
1. Thambi - Rs. 2.87 cr (10 days)
2. Hero - Rs. 3.18 cr (10 days)
3. Good Newwz
4. Sillu Karuppatti
5. Jumanji The Next Level
Sillu Karuppatti an anthology film presented by Suriya which hit the screens on December 27 has made it to the Top 5 list this week. The film won raving reviews from all quarters for its content and presentation.