Darbar becomes Rajinikanth's fifth film to hit Rs 200 cr; Ala Vaikunthapurramloo, Sarileru Neekevvaru make Rs 100 cr each
Both Rajinikanth's Darbar and Dhanush's Pattas have performed to their potential at the box office.
Tracing how music is still a big commercial pull in Tamil cinema, with films like Asuran, Comali benefiting from hit songs
Films like Dhanush's Asuran and Jayam Ravi's Comali proved how after the teaser and trailer, chartbusters still help Tamil films secure a good opening.
Best Indian Films 2019: Poetry and courage across languages, from Assamese to Hindi, Khasi, Malayalam and more
2019 was a year in which small films in the Assamese and Khasi languages drew eyeballs, and the Kerala-based film industry aka Mollywood outdid itself.
Massive success of Bigil and Kaithi at Tamil Nadu box office may have resulted in a lull period post Diwali
After Bigil and Kaithi, none of the expected biggies like Action, Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta, Sangathamizhan, and Adithya Varma lived up to the expectations at the box office.
Bigil, Kaithi, Asuran, Nerkonda Paarvai, Petta show Tamil cinema is heading towards a content-oriented approach
Vijay's Bigil, Karthi's Kaithi, Dhanush's Asuran, Ajith's Nerkonda Paarvai and Viswasam, and Rajinikanth's Petta proves Tamil biggies are embracing change.
Bigil earns Rs 140 crore in pre-release business; Asuran tops Tamil Nadu box office for three consecutive weekends
Bigil, directed by directed by Atlee, will see Vijay as a football coach Michael and an older gangster named Rayappan.
Asuran becomes Dhanush's top grossing film in Tamil Nadu; Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy mints Rs 225 crore worldwide
Asuran, directed by Vetrimaaran, has crossed the revenue of his last film, Vada Chennai.
With the success of Asuran, Dhanush proves he's a rare Tamil star who strikes the balance between scale and substance
The success of Dhanush's non-formula film like Asuran will encourage a new breed of filmmakers and actors to come out of their comfort zone.
Among the festival releases, the top five at Kochi multiplexes, three were OLFs – Asuran, War and Joker, with Malayalam film Jallikattu topping the box-office and Aadyarathri featuring at number four.
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy earns Rs 160 cr worldwide over extended opening weekend; Asuran tops Tamil Nadu box office
Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy raked in more than Rs 80 crore from worldwide theatrical revenue on its opening day.
Vetrimaaran said: “Very soon, you will get an announcement on Vada Chennai 2. Regarding Rajan Vagaiyara, I have the idea in the back of my mind but should convert it into a screenplay."
Asuran movie review: Dhanush, Manju Warrier deliver intense performances in Vetrimaran's riveting drama
Asuran belongs to Dhanush as his body language and voice modulation is in perfect sync with the character he plays.
"Vetrimaaran insisted I dub for myself in Asuran," says Manju Warrier in an interview with Firstpost.
War, produced by Yash Raj Films, stars Tiger Shroff and Hrithik Roshan in pivotal roles.
Asuran marks Dhanush and director Vetrimaaran's fourth collaboration after Vada Chennai, Pollathavan and Aadukalam.
Dhanush and Vetrimaaran's fourth project Asuran will release worldwide on 4 October.
Asuran will mark the Tamil language debut of Malayalam actress Manju Warrier.
Dhanush has a rich slate of upcoming films, with Vada Chennai 2, Asuran, untitled film with Dhurai Senthilkumar
Dhanush also kick started his sophomore directorial with Nagarjuna but due to the financial issues of Sri Thenandal Films, he has kept the project on hold.
Dhanush made his Bollywood debut opposite Sonam Kapoor in Aanand L Rai's Raanjhana.
GVP also has various other projects as lead hero such as Jail, 100% Kadhal, Adangathey, Ayngaran, 4G, Sivappu Manjal Pachai (he co-stars with Siddharth), Kadhalai Thedi Nithya Nandha, and Kadhalikka Neramillai.