Vijay’s ‘Mersal’ fared extremely well at the box office on Thursday as it was a Holiday on the eve of Diwali. The film grossed Rs 18 crores approximately at the Tamil Nadu box office on Thursday, taking the total 2 days Tamil Nadu collection to Rs 41.45 crores gross approximately with a distributor share amount of Rs 19.06 crores approximately.
While the film grossed Rs 7.05 crores and Rs 8.58 crores approximately at the Karnataka and Kerala box office. From the rest of the India markets, Atlee’s directional project grossed Rs 1.70 crores approximately. While the USA collections grossed $551k in its two days run. From the rest of the overseas markets, the film grossed Rs 20.65 crores approximately taking the total 2 days overseas box office collection to Rs 24.10 crores approximately.
On the whole, Vijay – Atlee’s ‘Mersal’ grossed Rs 82.78 crores approximately at the worldwide box office in its two days run with a distributor share amount of Rs 36.95 crores approximately.
As the film’s worldwide theatrical rights were sold for Rs 108 crores, ‘Mersal’ still needs to mint Rs 71.05 crores approximately to reach its break-even amount.