Rajinikanth fans have been eagerly waiting for this day for the last two years as Thalaivar will be back on the big screen yet again and his fans are leaving no stone unturned to adorn local theatres with posters and garlands.
As reported by The Economic Times, numerous workplaces in both Chennai, his hometown, and Bengaluru have declared August 10th as a day off for employees.
As per the report, the film’s previews have generated significant anticipation, contributing to the buzz surrounding ‘Jailer.’ The excitement for Superstar Rajinikanth has even extended to Times Square in New York City. The highly awaited ‘Jailer’ is anticipated to commandeer more than 90% of screens in its home state on its debut day, potentially achieving a historic opening for Rajinikanth.
Rajinikanth-starrer Jailer has generated quite the buzz ahead of its release as the film garnered $802,628 or Rs 6.64 crore from the USA market in terms of gross advance booking ticket sales.
The Rajinikanth film also minted around Rs 3.46 crore and around Rs 4.70 crore from advance bookings in Chennai and Bengaluru itself. The film is likely to have generated a total of Rs 12.83 crore from all over India just in its advance bookings.
Jailer is expected to open at around Rs 45 crore in terms of gross India box office collections and Rs 38 crore in terms of net box office collections, as per Sacnilk.
The film boasts an impressive ensemble cast, including Priyanka Mohan, Shiva Rajkumar, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan, Yogi Babu, Vasanth Ravi, and Vinayakan in significant roles.
Additionally, the filmmakers have secured Malayalam actor Mohanlal for an extended cameo appearance in the movie.
Produced on a massive budget by Sun Pictures, it has music composed by Anirudh Ravichander. Cinematographer Vijay Karthik Kannan and editor R Nirmal are part of the technical crew.