Velaikarran is Tamil movie released on 22 December 2017. Running time of Velaikarran is 2 hours 40 minutes. The movie is based on drama/thriller genre directed by Mohan Raja produced by RD Raja written by Mohan Raja. The cast has big names like Sivakarthikeyan, Fahadh Faasil, and Nayanthara, Arivu is the main character played by Sivakarthikeyan who is a marketer and sells products. He puts up in Kollaikara Kuppam. Fahadh Fasil as Aadi and playing a brand manager. The story revolves around the Sivakarthikeyan fighting against food adulteration. He bravely fights with millionaire food companies. He wants the people of his area to be self-dependent and be out of dominance of kasi. Fahadh Fail is doing a great job with supporting role and screen presence.
Nayanthara is playing Mrinalini (Miru). the audience gave it great reviews. They said good story plot and it is the need of the hour. they say they can relate it to daily life as marketing plays an important role in sales of the products. We are forced to buy products. It got 8.2/10 ratings from IMDb. Times Of India gave 2.5 stars out of 5, whereas Hindustan Times gave 3 stars.
OPENING DAY COLLECTION of Vellaikkaran in Chennai was 89 lakhs
FIRST DAY GROSS COLLECTION in Tamil Nadu was 8.45 crores
FIRST DAY USA COLLECTION $36,231
TWO DAYS COLLECTION IN USA WAS 34 lakhs
In three days it did great business overseas and collected over 1.20 crores in the USA.