Mersal is a blockbuster at the overseas box-office, too

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It’s common knowledge by now that Mersal has turned out to be the biggest hit of Thalapathy Vijay's illustrious career, not to mention one-of-the-highest-grossing Tamil films of all time. Mersal is only the sixth Kollywood film to break into the exclusive 200-crore club and has set a slew of box-office records along the way. But what really puts the icing on the cake is how well the movie has performed outside its core belt of Tamil Nadu.


Besides, raking in the moolah from its dubbed Telugu version, the film has performed reasonable well even in north Indian states. But, the most business for Mersal after its Tamil Nadu collections has come from the overseas market, where it’s showing no signs of slowing down even after 26 days. From twelve overseas territories, the Atlee directorial has grossed a whopping Rs. 71.90 crore, second only to Baahubali 2’s international cume this year when it comes to South films.

Circuit-Wise Gross Collection (INR)
Malaysia 18.31 crore
UAE/GCC 14.90 crore
USA 8.80 crore
Singapore 9.50 crore
Sri Lanka 5.60 crore
UK 4.81 crore
France 3.70 crore
Australia 2.55 crore
New Zealand 0.18 crore
Canada 3.03 crore
Norway 0.32 crore
Rest of the World 6.90 crore
Wolrdwide 71.90 crore

 

Coupled with its domestic collection, Mersal has grossed a mind-boggling Rs. 294 crore worldwide. A superhit domestically and a blockbuster internationally – that’s what’s called a true Diwali bonanza, and, once again, reemphasized the super-stardom of Vijay.

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Disclaimer: Our box-office figures have been compiled from reliable sources and our own extensive research, and are indicative of the film's performance in the trade. However, Movified doesn't claim any legitimacy over the accuracy of the data, and cannot be held responsible for any discrepancy in the same.