Ajith's Viswasam that hit the screens this Pongal alongside Rajinikanth's Petta has successfully completed 50 days. Trade analysts say that the movie has managed to make it big collecting huge at the box office. They add that thanks to unprecedented audience patronage, it has made enough money to emerge the second highest grosser in history of Tamil cinema after Baahubali 2: The Conclusion.
Effectively it means, it is the highest grosser in Tamil cinema for Baahubali 2 was a Tamil dubbed version of Telugu film. Produced by Sathyajothi Films and directed by Siruthai SIva, it featured Nayanthara opposite Ajith. Those in the trade say that 2.0 ended with Rs 128.8 crore collections in Tamilnadu and Viswasam grossed Rs 131.26 crore. Petta grossed Rs 115.7 crore. Bahubali 2: The Conclusion collected Rs 1,58,46,00,000 (2017), Viswasam managed Rs 1,31,26,00,000 (2019) followed by 2.0 with Rs 1,28,85,00,000 (2018).
With the movie completing 50 day run in many theatres, happy Ajith fans are planning mega celebrations in cinema halls.