Dhanush’s Thiruchitrambalam released on 18 August with great fanfare. The much-awaited comedy-drama has received good reviews from both critics and audiences alike. Thiruchitrambalam has opened to a bang at the box office and is estimated to have earned Rs 8-9 crore on its opening day. Trade analysts expect Thiruchitrambalam’s collections to increase over the weekend due to positive word of mouth. Fans have lauded Dhanush’s stellar performance in Thiruchitrambalam and the craze for the film is clear.
Thiruchitambalam is Dhanush’s first theatrical release after a year. Reports suggest that die-hard fans of the actor went crazy in the theaters on seeing his hero on the silver screen. If reports are to be believed, fans of Dhanush damaged the famous Rohini Silver Screen Theater in Chennai in excitement.
To celebrate the film, fans usually dance in front of the silver screen during the introduction of the protagonist. However, the fans of Dhanush have torn the screens of the theater while dancing.
Thiruchitambalam has a feel-good premise, which revolves around a delivery agent trying to navigate through life. The film has clicked with the audience both as a family drama as well as a romantic comedy. Thiruchitrambalam marks the fourth collaboration of Dhanush and director Mithran Jawahar. The two have previously collaborated in Yaadi Ni Mohini, Kutty and Uthamputhiran.
The cast of Thiruchitambalam includes Prakash Raj, Nithya Menon, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Raashi Khanna, Bharathiraja and Munishkanth.
Significantly, Dhanush is currently working on the success of The Gray Man. Netflix The film is based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Mark Graney. Due to the overwhelming response to the first part, Netflix and The Russo Brothers have announced a cinematic universe of The Gray Man, which will include a sequel as well as a spin-off film.