Mani Ratnam’s magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan has been wreaking havoc at the box office this festive season. The film opened to tremendous opening day collections and showed no signs of stopping.
Ponniyin Selvan has broken many records and achieved many feats. It has broken Kamal Haasan’s Vikram to become the highest-grossing Tamil film in Tamil Nadu.
In Tamil Nadu, the 1st 100 crore grosser is Robo, which was released in 2010. Now, the 200 crore benchmark has been created by Ponniyin Selvan. As of today, the film has crossed 200 crores at the box office and the trade circles are in shock. People expected that the film will do well but this level of success was unprecedented.
Mani Ratnam has truly delivered a blockbuster for the ages with Ponniyin Selvan. The film has also already crossed the 450 crore mark at the worldwide box office and is on track to the 500 crore mark.
Ponniyin Selvan stars Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, Karthi, Chiyaan Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Jayaram, and a bunch of other actors. Jeyamohan is the writer and Ravi Varman is the cinematographer of the movie. AR Rahman is responsible for the beautiful music in the film.