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Bharathan Directorial Vijay 60 shooting commenced with a formal Poojai on April 14th the day of Theri film release on April 11 an Auspicious day.

First schedule of the film will be shot in Chennai which is just 2day long and the remaining portions will be shot after a break for Tamil Nadu Assembly election to be conducted in the mid of May

The shoot will again resume on 2nd May as the next schedule which is 26 days long in which the film’s introduction song, Action sequence and a Marriage scene will be shot. The team has planned to shoot these blocks in four different locales.

Keerthy Suresh is the heroine for this Vijay film that is Directed by Bharathan of Azhagiya Tamil Magan.

Other supporting cast include:- Sathish, Thambi Ramiah,Sriman, Jagapati Babu, Daniel Balaji, Harish Uthaman

Music Direction:- Santosh Narayanan

Lyrics:- Vairamuthu

Cinematography:- Sukumar

Editing:- Praveen K.L.

Art direction:- Prabhakar

Stunt scenes Choroeograpgy:- Anal Arasu.

Costume Designs:- Sathya N.J

Production:- B.Venkat Rama Reddy under the Vijaya Productions banner




Directed by Atlee
Produced by Kalaipuli S. Thanu
Written by Atlee
Ramana Girivasan
Starring Vijay, Samantha, Amy Jackson, Mahendran

Rajendran, Radhika Sharathkumar,

Prabhu, Baby Nainika

Music by G. V. Prakash Kumar
Cinematography George C. Williams
Edited by Anthony L. Ruben
V. Creations
Distributed by SPI Cinemas (Chennai)

  • Friday Film House(Kerala)
  • Carnival Motion Pictures (Kerala)
Release dates
  • 14 April 2016
Country India
Language Tamil
Budget ₹1 billion

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Released on April 14th with mostly Positive release

If somebody really wants to know what is the meaning of the word Theri, he should really watch Theri film. Because the title name is that much apt for the film. Theri film is having that much higher level(Vera level) mass appeal.

Theri is a mass appeal film at the same time it has a right balance of Humor, Love, Sentiments, Action, Social Message.

Vijay shined with his acting skills as a loving father, as an honest fearless cop, a good son, as a caring husband, Vijay shines in every frame. The Theri man has given his best Overall performance that will satisfy all center audiences

We can see a totally different Vijay shades in this film, Atlee has made Vijay to do something that he has never done till Now. In Theri film Vijay at one end is a good and cute father who will be liked by everyone. On the other hand till now Vijay has never done a full fledged Police officer role, but Theri has Vijay in a full fledged Police role.

Father Vijay:- Father Vijay is excitingly new and fresh in look and characterization, he does some cute expression along with cute Nainika. This character named Joseph Kuruvila has Vijay who is soft in nature and don’t wish to create problems, his whole world is his daughter. Vijay has done this role extremely well.

Police Officer Vijay:- This role has two shades, On one hand this Police officer is highly bold, on the other hand its a mass and charm role. That is he will make the audience thrilled with his action, style and boldness at the same time he will make us laugh and at times he will make our eyes wet with emotional scenes. This will be a Never before scene type Police officer role for Kollywood.

Atlee has filled the films with equal amount of Humor, Love, Sentiments, Action, Social Message.


The combination Scenes Between Vijay and Nainika as father & daughter, Especially Nainika’s cute out spoken nature

Combination Scenes of Vijay and Rajendran.

Combination scenes of Radhika and Vijay as Mother and Son which is cute and lovely.

Vijay dancing for Otha Sollala Song with a Lungi

Combination Scenes of Vijay and Samantha which has equal amount of love and humor

Humor scenes by Police officer Vijay with his mass appeal.

Humor that comes within the script

Etc came out very well



Father – daughter relation sentiments, Scenes that comes about Parenting

Dialogues by Vijay about the cruelty done by people on children in Child labor

The Dialogues by Vijay regarding difficulty faced by a Child grown up without Father

The Dialogues by Samantha regarding difficulty faced by a Child grown up without Mother.

Difficulties faced by a father while filing a complaint that her daughter is missing.

Helpless situations of a Father when his daughter is Brutally raped by someone who is having Money and Power.

Difficulties felt to a Victim when interrogated that how she is raped? For which Vijay asks by himself to the Victim that consider me as your Anna(Brother) and tell me the full details since its necessary to avoid the same incident to be repeated on an another girl. This scene was excellently executed.

Problems faced by other state workers, and Negligence shown towards their death etc.

People Using Children to do child labor by destroying their organs.

Brutal revenge that will be faced by a Straight forward Police man’s family.



Theri is a love story too, love that Vijay has on Samantha is extremely deep and it goes on a sub track on the film.

In a Scene Samantha asks regarding what kind of wife am I to you? The answer for this question is excellent.



Fight scenes in this film has came extremely well, with Vijay’s mass appeal.


Social Message

Problems faced by other state workers, and Negligence shown towards their death etc.

People Using Children to do child labor by destroying their organs.

The Impact of Parenting and Fathering on the character of offspring or grown up adult.

Brutal rapes done by those who are having Money and Power. Using which they will come out easily from that particular case.

Difficulties faced by a father while filing a complaint that her daughter is missing.

Helpless situations of a Father when his daughter is Brutally raped by someone who is having Money and Power.

Difficulties felt to a Victim when interrogated that how she is raped? For which Vijay asks by himself to the Victim that consider me as your Anna(Brother) and tell me the full details since its necessary to avoid the same incident to be repeated on an another girl. This scene was excellently executed.


Mass Scenes

Nainika saying Theri Baby Dialogue

Vijay using his own previous films dialogues.

Sunaina calling Vijay as Brother

Along with all the above said things, Theri has a right mix of Mass scenes at regular intervals.

Vijay’s soft Father character changing to action mode

Vijay’s Police character Intro, the way he treats Rowdy’s, Criminals with a stick in hand

Songs like Jithu Jilladi

The way Vijay deals the Man missing case.

The way Vijay with which Vijay takes revenge on the culprit of rape.

Intermission Scene dialogues

Mahendran’s Challenge making Vijay back to his Police avathar, his come back scenes.

The New Strategy taken by Prabhu and Vijay

Vijay’s daughter Divya Sasha’s Intro

Raangu Raangu song.



Vijay’s Dance for Jithu Jilladi song is excellent, this song is colorful and especially Vijay has a prolong step without cut in this song.

One more song in which Vijay had proven his Dance is Raangu Raangu


Sets by Art Director Muthuraj

One cannot identify that it is a set, that is the speciality of Muthuraj in Theri film, especially the Traffic signal fight scene set.

Sets done for Songs are also excellent.


Camera Work:-

Young Camera man George C Williams has done some excellent shots, the intro chase scene of Vijay and Fight scenes have came up excellently well.



Editing is another plus point of this film, Ruben has done it perfectly. Ruben’s editing with George C Williams camera made Theri’s work excellent.


Music Direction:-

We have already discussed enough about G V Prakash’s 50th album. Now the title BGM and Dubstep Theri rocked at times and made theri to Vera level. The First fight scene with a mix of Dubstep Theri and Chenda melam was a perfect blend.



This script is an excellent blend of Romance, Sentiment, Comedy, Social Message, Action etc. Chance for a Second part is also left in the screen


Over all:-

Theri is a Perfectly planned work by Theri, He has made Vijay to appear as a cute father and a Dashing cop which he had not done in any of his previous films. This Film has a right blend of  Romance, Sentiment, Comedy, Social Message, Action etc.

Theri deals with Women safety that is told with a strong mass message, at the same time it is related to the matters like why this type of crimes are happening and what are the measures to be taken to avoid such crimes.

Now regarding the measures, it is not like a new rule should come to stop such crimes but rather Theri film tells  that if you make your child grew up in a well and way its enough to stop such crimes.




  • Along with 272 shows across 20 screens in Chennai distribution area on its first day of release made the film to collect a whopping Rs.1,04,98,350 as first day collection in Chennai itself. This makes Theri’ the first Tamil film to collect Rs.1 crore on its first day in Chennai, breaking the Rs.84 Lakhs first day box office collection record set by director Shankar’s  magnum opus film ‘I’ with Vikram in the lead during its release day on Chennai.


  • The total opening day collection of Vijay’s theri for its first day is RS 13.1 crores. It must be noted that  2 to 2.5 crores business of Theri will be missed out since Theri has not been released in major parts of Chengalpet region – one of a money-spinning sector with almost 60 theaters due to few trade disputes.


  • In Ram Cinemas Theri film in its first day has overtaken the collection records of the previous first day highest grossing film that is Ajith’s Vedalam.In the opening day, Theri has crossed 3.30 crores in Kerala. It must be noted that Illayathalapthy Vijay’s ‘Theri’ film made the malayalam Supertars films to be postponed for a week from April 14 to avoid a clash. Mammootty’s ‘White’, Jayaram’s ‘Aadupuli Aatam’ and Kunchako Boban’s ‘Valliyum Thetti Pulliyum Thetti’ have been postponed by a week. to accommodate such a huge fan following of Vijay.


  • Vijay’s Theri that broke all collection records had its worldwide box office collection for opening Day 1 as 31crores, It must be noted that this collection is made only with Tamil version of Theri while the Telugu version is yet to release.




USA Premiere Shows record collection of Atlee directorial Vijay’s Theri film is humongous  $251,123, and the latest is that in USA Vijay’s Theri has collected total $388,065 (2.32cr) in its first two days, comparing to life time collection of Ajith’s Vedalam what we came to know is that Vijay’s Theri film has crossed Vedalam’s life time collection in just two days.


  • Taran Adarsh revealed the 4 days  box office collection records of Theri in Australia along with lauding its extraordinary Box office business

Taran Adarsh’s report reads:-

Tamil film #Theri – AUSTRALIA:

Thursday A$ 79,269

Friday A$ 82,981.

Sat A$ 94,688

Sun A$ 48,869.

Total: A$ 305,807 [₹ 1.57 cr]. SUPER!


  • Taran Adarsh revealed the 4 days  box office collection records of Theri in UK along with lauding its extraordinary Box office business


Tamil film #Theri – UK:

Thursday preview shows: £ 71,232

Friday: £ 57,861

Sat £ 85,313

Sun £ 67,079

Total: £ 281,485 [₹ 2.66 cr]. FANTASTIC!


  • Theri is creating records all over the globe, and the film sets a new record in Chennai that it had grossed 4cr in 4 days from Chennai alone.


  • According to the reports by trade analysts, after its 4 day opening weekend in total Tamil Nadu – Vijay’s Theri gross around 35.5 crores. It must be noted that Theri has not been released in major parts of Chengalpet which is a bad news and the happy news is that the film has got tax exemption from the state government which means that it will have more gross.


  •  Theri Box office Collection in Vijay’s fort Kerala from four days is 9.88cr, as we told a few Malayalam films had backed and postponed their release due to Vijay’s Theri arrival. Those Malayalam films will be releasing on 21st of April until then Theri will be having a cool run in kerala with only Nivin Pauly’s Jacobinte Swargarajyam to compete in Kerala



  • Theri’s box office collection in Australia, it has been said that Theri has break the opening weekend record of collection set by Akshay Kumar’s Airlift on Australia.

The Tweet read:-

Hindi films facing tough competition in AUSTRALIA. Earlier, Punjabi films. Now Tamil film overtakes opng wknd biz of there.



 PULI is Vijay’s next film with director Chimbudevan which will be a Periodic Fantasic Comic thriller, to be produced by Shibu Thameens and P.T.Selvakumar.
Puli Movie team was on a title hunt for their on-going project with Vijay when the title ‘Puli’ came up for consideration since the title was with S J Suryah, the team approached him for the same. Our sources say that SJ Suryah was more than happy to give away the title“Puli” for his fellow friend Vijay
Vijay is once again playing a double role post the success of Kaththi in his next Vijay58 and out of them one will be the role of a dwarf person and the other being a warrior Vijay . As per the sources the dwarf character is paired opposite to Shruti Hassan and  Hansika will be romancing the warrior Vijay in the flashback portions.
The film was shoot 45 days in Adityaram Studios, in ECR, and  Lalita Palace – Mysore, the team will be next moving to Thalakonam, Kerala and also to Punjab for a period of 3 days for a fight sequence.
There is long  cast list like Vijay, Sridevi, Sudeep, Shruti Haasan, Hansika, Satyan, Thambi Ramiah, Robo Shankar, and Imman Annachi have been roped in to take care of comic elements.

The technicians who have been confirmed are Natty as the DoP, Devi Sri Prasad as the music composer and Muthuraj as the art director,

 6 Stunt Choreographers of international quality including Sang Lin from China, Pradit Seeluem from Thailand, Sunil Rodrigues from Mumbai, Dilip Subbarayan from Tamil Nadu, 5 noted costume designers like Manish Malhotra for Sridevi’s look and styling, sharing his inputs with the other designers and is said to be very happy working in Chennai.

Stay tuned for more on Puli updates



Directed by AR Murugadoss
Produced by Ayngaran International
Written by AR Murugadoss
Starring Vijay
Neil Nitin Mukesh
Music by Anirudh Ravichander
Cinematography George C. Williams
Edited by M. Kasi Viswanathan
Ayngaran International
Lyca Productions
Release date(s)
  • 23 October 2014
Country India
Language Tamil
Budget INR70 crore

Kaththi (English: Knife) is an upcoming Tamil action thriller film written and directed by AR Murugadoss. The film features Vijay in a dual role with Samantha  as the female lead,while Neil Nitin Mukesh debuts in Tamil cinema as the lead antagonist character. Principal photography for the film commenced on 3 February 2014 .


Vijay as Kathiresan and jeeva

  • Samantha Ruth Prabhu as Veni
  • Neil Nitin Mukesh
  • Tota Roy Chowdhury as Vivek Banerjee
  • Sathish
  • Prabhu



After the stupendous success of Thuppakki, it was reported that Murugadoss and Vijay would work together again.Ayngaran International and Lyca Productions are the producers of the film. Murugadoss replaced his usual music director Harris Jayarajwith Anirudh Ravichander and signed George C. Williams as the cinematographer, who had filmed Raja Rani which was produced by Murugadoss himself.


Samantha Ruth Prabhu was confirmed to pair opposite Vijay. She recently celebrated her birthday on the sets of Kaththi.Bengali actor Tota Roy Chowdhury was signed for an antagonistic role, an international gangster named Vivek Banerjee. In March, Murugadoss stated that Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh would be part of his project, making his Tamil film debut. He also unveiled that Vijay would be seen in a double role. Actor Satish was chosen to play a supporting role in the film.


The film was launched in Kolkata on February 3, 2014 by its producers Ayngaran International with a little pooja ceremony in front of the Kalighat Kali Temple, after which theprincipal photography began. Earlier Schedules were made on Kolkata and Hyderabad. The Shooting of the film was stalled as the unit were shooting beyond the permission hours and causing big traffic problems to the commuters. Shooting was happening at Chandrayangutta flyover one of the busiest spots in the city. But the people in film chamber using their influence helped the ‘Kaththi’ unit to get shooting permission even when the higher authorities declined to give it. They were given the permission to shoot with stipulations. The third schedule of the film was shot in Chennai at Valasarawalkam at the Pushpa Gardens. A grand set costing a whopping rupees one crore has been erected to can the climax portions. Where some of the night sequences were shot. And the Intro song of Vijay was shot in Chennai Airport.


The new team designed the first look of ‘Kaththi’ and it was released on 21 June 2014, which was a day before Vijay’s birthday.[ The first look as a digital poster of Kaththi, named as “The Sword of Destiny” was released for Vijay’s birthday on Youtube.The first look & BGM of the film is copied The news has been announced by Anirudh Ravichander, the music director of the Tamil flick, on social networking site Twitter..The “The Sword of Destiny” digital teaser of kaththi received positive critical acclaim from all sources.Kaththi has registered 546,457 hits with more than 13100 likes in Just 2 days.The first look motion poster of Vijay’s “Kaththi” has crossed 1 million (10 lakh) views on YouTube.It received tremendous response from fans and fetched more than 10 lakh hits in less than eight days.


Jaya TV purchased the satellite rights


The Soundtrack album of Kaththi consists of six tracks, composed by Anirudh Ravichander. Anirudh promised the fans during Maan Karate audio launch, that Vijay will be defenitely singing a song in Kaththi. He also promised the songs will bring out the best in Vijay’s dance as well. Music composer and singer Vishal Dadlani has crooned for a track from the film.

Critical reception

Kaththi opened to positive reviews from critics. OnlyKollywood gave 3.5 stars out of 5 and stated Kaththi makes a sweeping statement on the most alarming issue in the country without going over-the-top : ‘Agriculture’ in a neatly packaged commercial drama!”. Moviecrow gave 3.75 out of 5 and stated the movie is sharp as its title. Behindwoods gave 3 out of 5 and stated “Murugadoss delivers a strong commercial movie with a nice social angle, in true Vijay style !”.

Box office

Kaththi collected about 23.80crores worldwide in it’s first day and entered 100Crore club within just 12 days


Kaththi had the biggest opening for a South Indian film in India as it collected around 16 Crores in it’s first day. The film set records for a Tamil film in Tamil Nadu and in Karnataka and Kerala.


The film earned $142,805 in its USA premier and also became the biggest opener for a film starring Vijay. In France, Kaththi has collected about INR31 lakh (US$50,000) which is a new record for a Indian film. Kaththi’s distributor Ayngaran confirmed that Kaththi had the biggest opening for a Tamil film in UK since it released in over 70 screens there and is also on track to top the Weekend Box office on Malaysia. It also has set new records in Singapore grossing over S$201,408 and overall from overseas it made a whooping 7 crores




Directed by R. T. Neason
Produced by R. B. Choudary
Written by R. T. Nesan
Starring Vijay ,Mohanlal ,Goundamani ,Kajal Aggarwal ,Mahat Raghavendra
Music by D. Imman
Cinematography R. Ganesh
Editing by Praveen K. L.
N. B. Srikanth
Studio Super Good Films
Distributed by AGS Entertainment
Release date(s) Expecting a Pongal 2014 release
Vijay usually has the habit of hearing scripts from assistant directors and Jilla also happend when Vijay  simply heard the story From Nesan and other assistant director’s from hearing itself Vijay liked the story of Nesan and agreed to do the film during the filming of Velayudham which was  Directed  by Jeyam raja.Jilla is a multi starer Vijay  film with  malayalam superstar Mohan lal for the first time in history.The jilla team simply asked Mohanlal about acting in this film and on hearing the story he agreed to act in it ,Vijay is playing the role of a cop in this film.
The opening ceremony for the film was held on March 11, 2013 at R. B. Choudary’s Chennai office. The first schedule of film shooting took off on May 13 in Madurai and Karaikudi with Mohanlal and Poornima Bhagyaraj. Vijay was reported to join by the end of the month, but this didn’t materialise. For the next schedule the film crew shifted to a Chennai-based studio where large sets resembling the city of Madurai were build up for the film. Vijay will feature as mass police officer in the film. The satellite rights of the film were bagged by Sun tv for huge profit.

Box Office


In its opening weekend, spanning five days, the film grossed INR2.52 crore (US$420,000) in Chennai. According to trade sources, the film grossed INR20 crore (US$3.4 million) in Tamil Nadu alone  and the film grossed more than INR70 crore (US$12 million) during the first week worldwide breaking his previous record set by Thuppakki. On January 12, 2014,two days after its release, Vijay, Mohanlal, D. Imman and director R. T. Neason met the press at a hotel in Chennai to celebrate the success of the film.

The total collections in Chennai amounted to INR7.75 crore (US$1.3 million) in INR7.75 crore (US$1.3 million) in seven weeks. Jilla created a box office record in Kerala. Sources say that Jilla has created a record at the Kerala box office on the day of its release. Screened in 211 theatres across the state,Jilla has grossed INR2.62 crore (US$440,000) in a single day. This is the highest that any movie had grossed in one single day in Kerala.[49]Jilla also grossed INR5.30 crore (US$890,000) in Kerala during its complete run. Jilla completed its 100 days theatrical run on 19 April 2014.


Jilla has done fantastic Business in overseas market too.’Jilla’ released at 44 screens in UK.Jilla is said to be ruling the UK Box Office and has collected a whopping 1.54 Cr, which is higher than his earlier hit Thuppaki.It has also created a record of sorts by making it to the third position in the list of all-time biggest openers in UK, next only to Rajinikanth’s Endhiran and Sivaji.Jilla has grossed £4,815 from five screens in its third weekend at the UK box office.The Vijay starrer has minted a total of £243,029 (INR2.54 crore (US$430,000)) in 17 days. In Australia. The film has grossed a total of A$43,899 INR24.06 lakh (US$40,000) in 17 days at the Australian box office.Jilla opened at Number 2 in Malaysian Box Office and was released in 69 screens.Jilla continued to dominate malaysian boxoffice too.Vijay starrer film is top at Malaysia Box Office too.Jilla has made INR24.06 lakh (US$40,000) from 36 screens in the first weekend.Jilla grossed Malaysian Ringgit 44,855 from 20 screens in its third weekend in Malaysia. The film’s 17-day collections amount to Malaysian Ringgit 903,799INR1.70 crore (US$290,000). The total collections of the movie in Malaysia amounted to INR5.80 crore (US$970,000) in seven weeks.

BudgetINR50 crore(US$8.4 million)

Box officeINR126 crore (US$21 million) in 100 days




Directed by A. L. Vijay
Produced by S. Chandraprakash Jain
Written by A. L. Vijay
Starring Vijay ,Amala Paul ,Sathyaraj ,Abhimanyu Singh ,Rajiv Pillai ,Ponvannan ,Ragini Nandwani
Music by G. V. Prakash Kumar
Cinematography Nirav Shah
Editing by Anthony
Studio Sri Mishri Productions
Distributed by Vendhar Movies
Release date(s) 8 August 2013 (France and Canada)
9 August 2013 (Worldwide) except tamil nadu and pondicherry
Running time 182 minutes

Thalaiva came with mixed to positive reviews and even though the film was lately released in Tamil nadu the film got good collection results worldwide
Budget 65 crore (US$11 million)
Box office :

The film got a good opening in Kerala grossing INR 20.4 million views in two days. At the end of the third weekend, total gross of the film in Kerala is INR 5 crore.

The film totally grossed INR 20 million in Andhra Pradesh. In Karnataka, the film grossed about INR 77.4 million with the distributor’s share being INR.60 million. In Bangalore city, the occupancies in the second weekend were hovering around the 85% mark in single screens while some of the multiplexes such as Cinemax and Gopalan were sold out.

In Chennai, after having a delayed release in Tamil Nadu, the film got a good opening by fetching INR 42.2 million in its opening day. In Malaysia, the film overall grossed $1,902,959 (INR.80 million)



Directed by AR Murugadoss
Produced by Kalaipuli S. Dhanu
Written by AR Murugadoss
Starring Vijay ,Kajal Aggarwal ,Sathyan ,Vidyut Jamwal ,Jayaram ,Zakir Hussain
Music by Harris Jayaraj
Cinematography Santosh Sivan
Editing by A. Sreekar Prasad
Studio Kalaipuli Films International
Distributed by Gemini Film Circuit
SVR Media (Telugu)[1] Release date(s) 13 November 2012
Running time 166 minutes

Thuppaki is the biggest blockbuster film of Vijay till date , the film ranks second to Endhiran in collection wise ,this film also made several other collection records like On the opening day, Thuppakki netted around 9.25 crore  in Tamil Nadu box office alone. It collected a sum of 45.6 crore  in Tamil Nadu, and 65.32 crore worldwide by its first week.[13] In Chennai city alone, the film netted 4.83 crore  in its first week with an average theater occupancy of 99%. The second week witnessed an occupancy of 90% in the city and netted around 9.41 crore  creating a new record for Vijay and taking a distributor share of 4.60 crore  in 13 days. It still stood in the number one position by the third week resulting in a total collection of 11.36 crore . After a long run for 8 weeks at the Chennai box office, the film netted 13.4 crore , the second highest figure among Tamil films.

Ten days after the release, Thuppakki was successfully released in 31 screens in Mumbai. It was bought for a record price in Karnataka by a leading distributor, and opened well at the box office there. The opening 3-day collection from 8 multiplexes of Bangalore alone netted at 31.8 lakh  Thuppakki was released in 126 screens in Kerala and raked in 4 crore  in just two days with a distributor share of 2 crore , which is a record for any Tamil release. Many of the centers witnessed police charging before the shows and were forced to go for a fifth show on the first day which resulted in almost 600 shows in a single day: a record number of screenings for any film in the state.[126] The film reached the 100 crore  mark in 11 days of its release. In its financial results for the quarter ending December 31, 2013, Eros announced a domestic net revenue of 180 crore  for Thuppakki.

In its first weekend, Thuppakki earned  (1.18 crore) at the UK Box office, with the per screen average working out to  (4.69 lakh) at 25 screens. The film has collected 50 lakh in the second weekend on 11 screens. The total collection of the film in the UK and Ireland region is 1.85 crores after the fourth weekend. In the US, the film collected  (1.76 crore) on 36 screens for the first week. The per screen average stands at $8,899 (4.88 lakh) and the Telugu version earned 8.46 lakh from nine screens. At the end of its second week, it once again topped the collection chart by adding 75 lakh to its 13-day total 2.51 crore  In Australia, Thuppakki grossed  (46.73 lakh) on 6 screens and the average per screen collection of the film stands out at A$1656 after two weeks. The film continued to do good business at the International box office in its second week.It performed well in Malaysia, where it grossed around 8.77 crore  at the box office after 3 weeks

Budget 70 crore (US$12 million)
Box office 180 crore.



Directed by Shankar
Produced by Raju Easwaran
Written by Shankar
Madhan Karky (dialogues)
Screenplay by Rajkumar Hirani
Based on Five Point Someone – What not to do at IIT!
by Chetan Bhagat
Starring Vijay ,Jiiva ,Srikanth ,Ileana D’Cruz ,Sathyan ,Sathyaraj
Music by Harris Jayaraj
Cinematography Manoj Paramahamsa
Editing by Anthony
Studio Gemini Film Circuit
Release date(s) January 12, 2012
Running time 189 minutes

Nanban was a remake of hindi flick 3 Idiots with Amir khan in the lead role ,Vijay – Shankar combination was first seen in Nanban after the miss of Mudhalvan by Vijay.In Nanban Vijay’s acting capabilities were highly praised and Shankar didnt make much difference in story from the hindi version but he added his own style in song’s and location selection- the film made a huge profit in collection wise The film opened with 100% occupancy in both multiplexes and single screens in Tamil Nadu including Chennai and other cities. In Chennai city alone the film netted 22.7 million (US$380,000) in its first weekend,[90] and 49.5 million  at the end of the first week, staying at first place at the Chennai box office. It had grossed around 78.9 million  in Chennai after seven weeks, out of which approximately 10 million  came from Sathyam Cinemas multiplex alone. In Coimbatore and Nilgiris area, Nanban opened in 70 screens and netted 52.0 million  in the first week. It also got a great opening at the Bangalore box-office, where it was still featured in Top 5 even one month after its release. The film’s gross collection after its first week from 4 circuits of Coimbatore was around 55 million, supposedly the second highest figure after Endhiran. The film completed a 100-days-run at the box-office on 20 April 2012.


Nanban was released in 7 screens in Australia and grossed $76,580 in its first weekend. Overall it had grossed $110,422. In UK, it collected $173,789 in its first week with a per screen average of $7,241 in 24 theatres. After its 4-week run the film collected  (16.6 million) and became the 4th highest grosser in UK. It also secured the first place in the Malaysian box-office in the first week released in 37 screens, and collected a total of $871,959 after a six-week run. It collected a sum of 5.8 million after 18 days at the Australian box office, whereas it had collected 38.2 million  at the Malaysian box office within the same period

Nanban with 165crores collection went to third position  with the collection of Thuppaki which is 180 crores.



Directed by M. Raja
Produced by Venu Ravichandran
Screenplay by M. Raja
Subha (dialogues )
Starring Vijay ,Genelia D’Souza ,Hansika Motwani ,Abhimanyu Singh ,Saranya Mohan ,Santhanam
Music by Vijay Antony
Cinematography Priyan
Editing by V. T. Vijayan
Studio Aascar Films
Distributed by Aascar Films
Ayngaran International
GK Media(USA)
Release date(s) 26 October 2011
Running time 166 minutes
Budget 45 crore

Velayudham was an action flick directed by Jeyam Raja the story involved a common man turning into a superhero among common people,Velayudham released along with RA-ONE and 7 am arivu and topped in collection in the deepavali festival.Velayudham took a big opening on Diwali day. The film topped the overseas box office, forcing the producers to release more prints. In its opening weekend, spanning five days, the film grossed 2.1 crore in Chennai. According to trade sources, the film grossed 19 crore in Tamil Nadu and around 40 crore during the first week worldwide. On October 28, 2011, two days after its release, Vijay, Vijay Antony and director Raja met the press at a hotel in Chennai to celebrate the success of the film. The total collections in Chennai amounted to 7.75 crore in seven weeks. Velayudham also grossed 5.20 crore in Kerala during its complete run.


Velayudham was a relatively high grosser in Europe and North America, with Taran Adarsh, a Bollywood film critic highlighting that the film was “rocking internationally”. Velayudham collected a total of £5,244 in UK. In Australia too, the film collected A$7,175.In total AASCAR films collected 135 crores.



Directed by Siddique
Produced by C. Romesh Babu
Written by Siddique
Screenplay by Siddique
Starring Vijay ,Asin ,Rajkiran ,Mithra Kurian ,Roja Selvamani ,Vadivelu
Music by Vidyasagar
Cinematography N. K. Ekambaram
Editing by Gowri Shankar
Studio Ekaveera Creations
Distributed by Ekaveera Creations
Release date(s) 15 January 2011
Running time 152 minutes
Budget 30 crore
Box office 45 crore

Through Kavalan Vijay – Sidhique combination came back again after the superhit film friends , even though Sidhique planned to take a film with Vijay due to date problems and inorder to get more finishing he made the Malayalam version first and then he made the film with Vijay.The film got many troubles in Releasing by the ruling party of that time DMK and released in less theatres without any trailers.DMK troubled this film from releasing as they were releasing there films like Aadukalam ,Manmadhan ambu , Illaignan.But Kavalan was released finally as Vijay and Ajith fans joined there hands for the release of Kavalan -later Vijay and Ajith supported Jayalalitha in election and finally DMk party came down this made all problems to come to an end , as before it was DMK rulers who were forcibly taking distribution rights according to their need. .After a long time Vijay acted in a romantic film and his innocent looks in the film was highly praised.The film collected 8.8 million in Chennai at its opening weekend. By the end of seven weeks it grossed around 43.6 million  at the Chennai box office. And it managed to collect 550 million  worldwide. The film had a successful 100-day theatrical run.









Directed by S. P. Rajkumar
Produced by Sangili Murugan
Written by S. P. Rajkumar
Starring Vijay ,Tamannaah ,Dev Gill ,Vadivelu ,Radha Ravi
Music by Mani Sharma
Cinematography M. S. Prabhu Deva N. K. Ekambaram
Studio Murugan Cine Arts
Distributed by Sun Pictures
Release date(s) April 30, 2010
Running time 170 minutes

Budget 27 crores

Sura was Vijay’s 50th film which faced several dramatic hurdles by the DMK – The ruling party of that time ,DMK’S trapped vijay through  this film in fear of his political entry and his support towards Jayalalitha.Previously Vijay’s vettaikaran was released By Sun Pictures owned by DMK members and the film got collection of  80crores which was made with a budget of 17crores and during the filming time of sura they bought this film for record price and after the release the scene was totally changed – the film was distributed by them to theatre owners at record prices and they had distributed it to theaters which situated very near to each other with maximum number of prints DMK they also released Trailer of Surya’s Singam and the trailer showed Singam releasing within a week which made everyone think that Sura had flopped miserably in the box office  ,along with this dramatical problems made by DMK RULERS – even though film opened very well in box office in initial days 40 theatres were affected with the less collection  and the theater owners association in association with DMK rulers came asking penalty from Vijay for the whole theaters in which film was released as they were saying in SUN TV NEWS that Vijay’s 6films’s were continuous flops and this was later questioned by Vijay fans that Pokkiri will also come to the  list if 6 films are flops pokkiri is a megahit film how can one say it as a flop. Nadigar Sangam Thalaivar Sharath Kumar protested against the decision of theatre owners and said that it is the responsibility of  Distributors and producers to manage financial crisis like this and not the leading actor he also questioned the theater owners that if Vijay’s 6 films were continous flops why they took Sura for record prices.Later the truth came that DMK was in fear of his political entry and his support towards Jayalalitha and for this they did like this – they also enjoyed the growth of actor Surya along with depressing Vijay for this they had forcibly made Surya to act in a Film called Aadhavan.Vijay’s 51st movie was Kavalan and DMK troubled this film from releasing as they were releasing there films like Aadukalam ,Manmadhan ambu , Illaignan.But Kavalan was released finally as Vijay and Ajith fans joined there hands for the release of Kavalan -later Vijay and Ajith supported Jayalalitha in election and finally DMk party came down this made all problems to come to an end , as before it was DMK rulers who were forcibly taking distribution rights according to their need.

Sura got a overall collection of 50crores








Directed by Babu Sivan
Produced by M.Balasubramanian
Written by Babu Sivan
Starring Vijay ,Anushka Shetty ,Srihari ,Sayaji Shinde ,Salim Ghouse ,Sathyan
Music by Vijay Antony
Cinematography S. Gopinath
Editing by V. T. Vijayan
Studio AVM Productions
Distributed by Sun Pictures
Release date(s) December 18, 2009
Running time 166 minutes
Budget 17 crore

Vettaikaran was not a big budgeted film and the film also lags contents in it but the film made a huge leap in collection ,The film Ayan was the most collected film of Sun pictures at that time which was made at a high budget that Vettaikaran and was referred to be the best ever filmin Surya’s carrier,the  film also was good in technical side and were having a sound story collected 72crores but Vettaikaran simply  overtook this collection and made a collection of 80 crores and became the the highest collected film of  Sun pictures.

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Directed by Prabhu Deva
Produced by K. Karunamoorthy
Story by AC Mugil
Starring Vijay ,Nayanthara ,Prakash Raj
Music by Devi Sri Prasad
Cinematography Ravi Varman
Editing by Kola Bhaskar
Studio Ayngaran International
Distributed by Ayngaran International
Release date(s) 12 January 2009
Running time 150 minutes

Villu was the second film of Vijay – Prabhu deva combo after the mega-hit Pokkiri and villu was a remake Hindi film Solidier ,due to the hype created by Vijay – Prabhu deva combo in pokkiri Villu film grossed to high collection rate within few days and it broke Vijay’s collection records at that time.The film  completed 100days  theatrical run and because of the collection Vijay in his speech during the celebration of film’s success said that “I wish if Villu was my 50th film”



Directed by Dharani
Produced by Udhayanidhi Stalin
Written by Dharani
Starring Vijay ,Trisha Krishnan ,Suman ,Vivek ,Ashish Vidyarthi ,Saranya Ponvannan ,Nassar
Music by Vidyasagar
Cinematography Gopinath
Distributed by Red Giant Movies
Release date(s) 3 May 2008
Running time 170 minutes

The Vijay-Dharani-Vidyasagar-Trisha combo came again after Ghilli in Kuruvi ,Kuruvi was a typical Dharani film with a rapid speed action screenplay but the film was criticized of having senseless-gravity less fight scenes and the film was produced by Vijay’s best friend Udhayanidhi Stalin and it ran over 150days – and Udhayanidhi Stalin threw a party on 150th day in which actors like Surya etc were present in this celebration Vijay was praised as Vasool chakravarthy by analysing his collection records.

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Directed by Bharathan
Produced by Swargachithra Appachan
Written by S. K. Jeeva
Starring Vijay ,Shriya Saran
Music by A. R. Rahman
Cinematography Balasubramaniem
Editing by Anthony
Distributed by Pyramid Saimira
Release date(s) 8 November 2007
Running time 171 minutes
Vijay was searching for a different story diverting from the same mass styles and he got hang up in this film ,this film was a logical one with a different story but criticized of having many unwanted scenes diverting from the main stream story and also the concept like ESP Power was not acceptable to tamil audience.In this film Vijay has done a double role-the climax of the film was also criticized as  unfair-this film which was released along with other films like Billa , Bheema ,Vel etc was said to have earned its production budget from its audio release and satellite rights.The film was an average grosser in theaters facing stiff competitions with other films and finally it was Billa which won the race.Films like Bheema – Vel – Atm went as average grosser



Directed by Prabhu Deva
Produced by Singanamala Ramesh
Screenplay by Prabhu Deva
V. Prabhakar (dialogues)
Story by Puri Jagannadh
Starring Vijay ,Asin ,Prakash Raj ,Napoleon ,Mukesh Tiwari ,Vadivelu ,Nassar
Music by Mani Sharma
Cinematography Nirav Shah
Editing by Kola Bhaskar
Studio Kanagarathna Movies
Distributed by Aascar Films
Release date(s) 12 January 2007
Running time 160 minutes
Budget 12 crore

Pokkiri was a remake of Telugu film pokkiri ,it got positive reviews from critics saying that Vijay stole the show with his “typical ‘Vijayisms’ (action, humor and punch dialogues)” and that the show was “action-packed entertainer”.The film Pokkiri broke all the collection records that was made by Rajnikanth’s Chandramukhi and it ran over 200days and during the celebration of its success ,Vijay was praised as the Next superstar ,and with Pokkiri too doing best business in Kollywood Vijay stood at the peak of the Tamil film industry with continous hits like Sachein , Ghilli ,Tirupachi ,Sivakasi.Many said that Vijay is untouchable and nobody can stop him but afterwards many haters tried to pull him down by blaming him and his films simply but the So called Silent killer Vijay showed who he can be through his films.



Directed by Ramana
Produced by S. A. Chandrasekhar
Shoba Chandrasekhar
Written by Surendran Reddy
Starring Joseph Vijay
Trisha Krishnan
Prakash Raj
Sai Kumar
Music by Vidyasagar
Cinematography S. Soundar Rajan
Editing by Suresh Urs
Studio Sooriyan Arts
Release date(s) 15 January 2006
Running time 165 min
Budget 120 million

Aadhi was a remake of Athanokkade a Telugu film ,aadhi didn’t survived in the box office as expected and became an average grosser,the story was about Vijay taking revenge on a Villain who ruined his family – the film was criticized that it suits to be watched by Vijay fans.



Directed by Perarasu
Produced by A. M. Rathnam
Written by Perarasu
Starring Vijay ,Asin ,Prakash Raj ,Geetha ,Saranya Ponvannan ,Ganja Karuppu ,Rajesh ,Lakshana.
Music by Srikanth Deva
Cinematography Sekhar V. Joseph
Editing by V. Jaishankar
Release date(s) November 1, 2005
Running time 180 mins

Budget 8 crore
Box office 45 crore

After the success of Thirupaachi, A. M. Rathnam called Perarasu to make a film with Vijay re-uniting with him for second time. Sivakasi was Perarasu’s second collaboration with Vijay after Thirupaachi and producer Rathnam’s second film with Vijay after Kushi.Sivakasi is a 2005 Tamil musical action drama film directed by Perarasu, starring Vijay, Asin and Prakash Raj in lead roles. Nayantara perform in an item number. The film’s music is composed by Srikanth Deva.
Art director G. K. created the sets of T. Nagar with the sum of Rs. 1.20 cr, one of the traditional Mylapore look complete with tall temple gopurams and Teppakulam and another of vintage Triplicane aura with mosques. 1,20,000 feet of rolls has been used to shoot the film. Rocky Rajesh was doing the Stunt Master’s job for Vijay’s film Sivakasi. As Dharani wanted Rocky Rajesh to work for his Telugu film, he requested the director of Sivakasi, Perarasu to relive him. Hence the climax fight sequences were composed and finished in short time by Chandramuki fame Thalapathy Dinesh.Vijay’s Sivakasi, in spite of heavy rains crackled the most at the Tamil Nadu box-office. It took a 100 percent opening in the first three days all over. The film was released in 250 screens in Tamil Nadu and said to have completed 100 successful days over 50 centres and said to have raked in 45 crore.The film released during Diwali 2005 and was declared a Blockbuster
It was later remade into Telugu as Vijayadasami in the year 2007 starring Kalyan Ram and Vedika in the lead roles.

Directed by John Mahendran
Produced by Kalaipuli S. Dhanu
Written by John Mahendran

Starring Vijay ,Genelia D’Souza ,Bipasha Basu ,Vadivelu ,Raghuvaran ,Santhanam
Music by Devi Sri Prasad
Cinematography Jeeva
Editing by V. T. Vijayan
Studio V Creations
Release date(s) April 14, 2005
Running time 154 minutes

Sachein was a Romantic musical hit , in this film Vijay played the role of a go – lucky guy ,the story really suited well for Vijay and he has done his role Very well including cute teasing scenes – romantic – and had done super comedy along with Vadivelu combo.The film came with mixed to positive reviews and became a blockbuster-This film is said to be the favourite romantic film of many Vijay fans due to that kind of acting of Vijay in this film,even actor Vikram said that he likes this film so much becuase Vijay is good in the film he really liked Vijays character in Sachein.Sachein had theatrical run over 150days.



Directed by Perarasu
Produced by R. B. Choudary
Written by Perarasu
Starring Joseph Vijay ,Mallika ,Trisha Krishnan
Music by Dhina
Release date(s) 14 January 2005
Running time 178 mins
Budget 8 crore
Box office 66 crore

The film was an another  blockbuster exactly a Hatrick for Vijay which is a low budgeted film made of 8crores which had made record breaking collection of 66crores in the boxoffice ,Vijay was praised as Vasool Chakravarthy due to the collection records and he was compared with M.G.R that M.G.R films which are made of just 8lakhs etc made such like collections of 60lakhs but in this generation it is Vijay alone who can do this magic but at that time it was Lakhs but in case of Vijay it is crores.The film was an action entertainer  completed 175-day run at the box office.The film released on the Pongal festival in Tamil Nadu alongside Ayya and Devathayai Kanden. The film opened upto full houses with 100 percent occupancy from Chennai and other districts of the state. After taking a fantastic opening for the first week, . The film completed a 100 day theatrical run among 112 screens in Tamil Nadu and completed 200 days in more than 25 centres.Film had competed along with with Anniyan film which was released on June and ranked equal to Anniyan on the basis of collection but Anniyan was a High budgeted film.



Directed by Ramana Madhesh
Produced by Ramana Madhesh
Written by Ramana Madhesh
Starring Joseph Vijay ,Rakshitha ,Sonia Agarwal ,Vadivelu ,Pasupathy ,Tejashree
Music by Vidyasagar
Distributed by Movie Magic
Release date(s) 29 August 2004
Running time 148 minutes
Budget 9.7 crore
Box office 42 crore

Madhurey was a Tamil blochbuster film directed by Raman Madesh. Rakshitha, The film revolves around a district collector Maduravel who takes revenge over the antagonist KTR who runs parallel law enforcement system with his owThe film was commercially successful with mixed reviews which was another blockbuster for Vijay.











Directed by Dharani
Produced by A. M. Rathnam
Written by Gunasekhar
Screenplay by Dharani
Barathan (Dialogues )
Starring Vijay ,Trisha ,Prakash Raj ,Ashish Vidyarthi ,Dhamu ,Nagendra Prasad
Music by Vidyasagar
Cinematography Gopinath
Editing by V. T. Vijayan
Studio Sri Suriya Movies
Release date(s) 17 April 2004
Running time 167 minutes
Budget ₹ 6 crore
Box office ₹ 50 crore

Ghilli was another Blockbuster film made from low budget of 6crores ,it was the remake of Telugu film Okkadu ,Music of the film also was a hit.The film’s collection in the first four weeks from Chennai was to the tune of 16.0 million.Ghilli had done a business worth 1.75 to 19.0 million in Coimbatore. The film was declared a success all over Tamil Nadu and celebrated 51 days in 106 theaters.Ghilli was the highest grossing Tamil film of that period grossing over  50 crores.



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