The Highest-Grossing Tamil Films In The First Half Of 2017 (January-June)


So, we’re almost done with the first half of 2017, and the good news is that, it has hitherto been a relatively positive year for Tamil cinema. Yes, there have been quite a few disappointments films that were expected to do well but failed others that were out-an-out washouts, and a few more than sank even without a trace. But, the encouraging aspect for the industry and trade has been that compared to last year, 2017 has so far seen a good equilibrium between hits and flops, with even films that missed being included in the clean-hit category, at least, churning out average business for their producers and distributors.

With the kind of year Kollywood has witnessed thus far, it gives us great pleasure to bring you the ten-biggest hits of Tamil cinema in the first half of 2017.

Film Main Star(s) Worldwide Gross (INR) Verdict
Si3 Suriya 120 crore Superhit
Bairavaa Vijay 114 crore Hit
Bogan Jayam Ravi 70 crore Superhit
Yaman Vijan Antony 44 crore Superhit
Kavan Vijay Sethupathi 38 crore Superhit
Pa Paandi Rajkiran 34 crore Hit
Kuttram 23 Arun Vijay 30 crore Hit
Maanagaram Sundeep Kishan, Sri, and Regina Cassandra 12 crore Superhit
Adhe Kangal Kalaiyarasan, Janani Iyer, and Sshivada 7 crore Hit
Dora Nayanthara 24 crore Above Average


Fingers crossed that the second half of 2017 also pans out like the first.

Image Sources: Vijaya Productions and Studio Green

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.

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