Thirrupathi Brothers started a journey into the world of cinema. The production house was initiated by director Lingusamy and efficiently supported and guided by his brother Subash Chandra Bose on 2006
Ranking based on Chennai Box Office Collections from Dec 24th 2012 to Dec 30th 2012
Week :3 Total collections in Chennai :Rs. 6,43,82,347 Verdict:Good Opening
No. Shows in Chennai (Weekend):447 Average Theatre Occupancy (Weekend):70% Collection in Chennai (Weekend):Rs. 1,15,72,827
No. Shows in Chennai (Weekdays):528 Average Theatre Occupancy (Weekdays):60% Collection in Chennai (Weekdays):Rs. 1,24,29,048
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Production: Lingusamy, N Subash Chandrabose Cast: Lakshmi Menon, Thambi Ramaiah , Vikram Prabhu Direction: Prabu Solomon Screenplay: Prabu Solomon Story: Prabu Solomon
Directed by Prabhu Solomon, Kumki, the debut vehicle of Vikram Prabhu from the Sivaji family, is the story of a mahout and his trained elephant set in the backdrop of a mountainous village.
After a good opening and positive word of mouth, Kumki seems to be gaining recognition in theatres as witnessed by the steady increase in collections.
Prabhu Solomon seems to have gone for an open ended climax, leaving the film’s ending for the viewer to decide.
KUMKI PREVIOUS WEEK RANKINGS
KUMKI - WEEK : 2 RANKING : 1
Dec 17th 2012 to Dec 23rd 2012
No. Shows in Chennai (Weekend) :507 Ave Theatre occupancy (weekend) :87% Collection in Chennai (Weekend) :Rs. 1,54,21,146
No. Shows in Chennai (Weekdays) :560 Ave Theatre occupancy (Weekdays) :70% Collection in Chennai (Weekdays) :Rs. 1,50,61,284
Prabhu Solomon’s love story of a mahout and his elephant is set in the backdrop of the forests of the Western Ghats. Kumki is the launch pad of Vikram Prabhu and has Lakshmi Menon playing the female lead. The movie also has Thambi Ramaiah in a significant role.
Trade Talk :
Thanks to the publicity buzz surrounding its pre-release days, the movie had a good opening and was followed by a big surge in collections – thanks to the positive reviews.
Public Talk :
Vikram Prabhu is adding to the list of tall, lanky, hirsute lead men of Tamil cinema and there are only very few of them!
KUMKI - WEEK : 1 RANKING : 2
Dec 10th 2012 to Dec 16th 2012
No. Shows in Chennai (Weekend) :336 Ave Theatre occupancy (weekend) :85% Collection in Chennai (Weekend) :Rs. 98,98,042
Kumki is the launch pad of Vikram Prabhu, the son of Prabhu Ganesan. It is the story of a mahout, his elephant and his romance set in the lush, dense forests of the Western Ghats.
Trade Talk :
Thanks to the marketing that has created anticipation, Kumki’s opening was a breeze that recorded good collections.
Public Talk :
Prabu Solomon has repeated his Mynaa magic, but in a different setting.