Sivakarthikeyan’s newest launch Don has set the money registers on the fireplace. The coming-of-age drama, which predominantly unfolds inside a university campus, has minted ₹47.50 crores in its opening weekend worldwide, as per movie commerce analysts.
Directed by Sibi Chakravarthy, Don follows the lifetime of Sivakarthikeyan’s character who needs to determine his expertise and calm down in life without having to check. For essentially the most half, the movie works as a heartwarming comedy however for the final 20 minutes it turns into a shifting drama.
Entertainment trade tracker Ramesh Bala took to Twitter to disclose that the movie has collected Rs. 47.50 crore in its opening weekend. “For the 3-days opening weekend, actor @Sivakarthikeyan’s Don has grossed ₹ 47.50 cars on the WW Box Office. Excellent Opening. Is doing nicely in every single place (sic).”
The Hindustan Times assessment described the movie as a coming-of-age drama wherein the drama works extra successfully than the comedy. “In Cibi Chakravarthy’s debut movie Don, which stars Sivakarthikeyan in the lead, the drama works extra successfully than the comedy which makes up for about 80 % of the film. It’s the emotional core, anchored by a really sturdy father-son relationship angle, that makes the film likeable and relatable greater than the school portion which might’ve been funnier. In an in any other case predictable movie concerning the hero’s journey of self-exploration, it’s the latter half that provides it with some semblance and makes it healthful.”
The movie, which has been produced by Sivakarthikeyan himself, additionally stars SJ Suryah, Samuthirakani and Priyanka Arul Mohan amongst others. This is the second blockbuster in a row for Sivakarthikeyan, whose final launch Doctor went on to mint over ₹100 crores from Tamil Nadu alone.