Traders say that the movie, which was released last Wednesday, has raked in Rs 6.78 crores in Tamil Nadu at the Box Office for the five-day extended weekend. In Chennai alone, it has collected close to Rs 2.75 crore. While multiplexes recorded a healthy 78-85% occupancy, single screens registered 90-95%. It has also been welcomed in the UK, Malaysia and Singapore
Ajith Kumar, Trisha Krishnan and Arjun Sarja starring Mankatha is directed by Venkat Prabhu. The movie tells the story of five men, who lay their hands on gambling money, fights, when it comes to dividing it.