Yennai Arindhaal

Yennai Arindhaal
Verdict

Above Average

Profitability

Category Gross Profit Margin
Producer-8.13 %
Distributor-5.29 %
Overall-6.99 %
Budget
68 Cr
Gross
84 Cr
Worldwide Net

72 Cr

Domestic Net

49 Cr

Nbr of Screens
1,333
Director
Gautham Menon
Producer
A M Rathnam
Music Director
Harris Jayaraj
Cast
Ajith Kumar, Arun Vijay, Trisha Krishnan, Anushka Shetty, Vivek
Release Date
05-Feb-2015
Length
166 Minutes
Rated
U/A

Yennai Arindhaal - Box Office Collection

Yennai Arindhaal grossed 84 crores worldwide with 57.65 crores from India and USD$4.28M from abroad. It was declared an "Above Average" for its minor losses.

After a decent opening, Yennai Arindhaal was not able to sustain at the box office. It finished with 42 crores in Tamil Nadu - Ajith's 4th highest after Arrambam, Veeram, and Mankatha.The movie was released by the producer himself in many circuits in Tamil Nadu which helped reduce the potential losses the movie could have caused for distributors. All other areas throughout India were in red too barring North India.

Yennai Arindhaal had a good performance in the overseas market especially in North America, Middle East, and Ocenea. It was a record grosser for Ajith in these areas. Other overseas territories like Europe and South East Asia were "Above Average" at best.

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 42.00
Karnataka 5.75
Kerala 5.25
Andhra/TG (Telugu) 3.40
Rest of India 1.25
Total 57.65

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
Malaysia 7.79
USA 3.19
UK 1.52
UAE 3.46
GCC 1.25
Australia 1.52
Canada 1.33
Sri Lanka 2.00
Singapore 2.67
France 0.50
Switzerland 0.30
South Africa 0.25
Norway 0.13
Rest of Europe 0.40
Rest of the World 0.15
Total 26.46

Yennai Arindhaal - Financial Analysis

  • Producer Analysis

  • Amount in Cr
  • Revenue
    • Distributor Sales
      • Tamil Nadu
        9.20
      • Overseas
        9.00
      • Andhra/TG (Telugu)
        3.00
      • Karnataka
        2.50
      • Kerala
        2.40
      • Rest of India
        0.40
    • Producer Share
      • Tamil Nadu
        17.72
    • Satellite Rights (Tamil)
    • 14.00
    • Music Rights
    • 3.00
    • Home Video+etc
    • 1.00
    • Other Revenue
    • 1.00
  • Total Revenue
    63.22
  •  
  • Expenses
    • Remuneration
      • Ajith
        25.00
      • Gautham Menon
        4.00
      • Harris Jayaraj
        3.00
      • Anushka Shetty
        1.50
      • Dan Macarthur
        1.50
      • Other Key Technicians
        1.50
      • Trisha Krishnan
        1.00
    • Production/Shooting Expenses
    • 14.00
    • Financing cost
    • 9.36
    • Publicity Expenses
    • 4.00
    • Facilitation Fees
    • 3.50
  • Total Expenses
    68.36
  •  
  • Producer Loss
    -5.14 Cr
  • Gross Profit Margin
    -8.13 %

Distributor Analysis

Distributor Share
(Amount in Cr)
Rights
(Amount in Cr)
Profit/Loss
(Amount in Cr)
Gross Profit Margin
Tamil Nadu 24.12 9.20 -2.80 -11.61 %
Overseas 11.23 9.00 2.23 19.86 %
Karnataka 2.30 2.50 -0.20 -8.70 %
Kerala 2.10 2.40 -0.30 -14.29 %
Andhra/TG (Telugu) 1.75 3.00 -1.25 -71.43 %
Rest of India 0.50 0.40 0.10 20.00 %
Total 42.00 26.50 -2.22 -5.29 %
The following shows what distribution method each territory is distributed through. The Profit/Loss column in the distributor analysis table is calculated based off of which distribution method a territory is distributed through. This makes it so that a distributor's profit is not always calculated by subtracting "Rights" from "Share". Indian Movie Stats focuses on four different distribution methods: Non Refundable Advance, Minimum Guarantee, Advance Basis, and Own Release.

Non Refundable Advance
Andhra/TG (Telugu)
Outright
Tamil Nadu - Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - Salem, Overseas, Karnataka, Kerala, Rest of India
Own Release
Tamil Nadu - Chengalpet, Tamil Nadu - City, Tamil Nadu - MR, Tamil Nadu - N/S Arcot, Tamil Nadu - TK, Tamil Nadu - TT

Yennai Arindhaal - First Weekend Collection

Yennai Arindhaal though after a huge first day dropped greatly in the numbers it produced. B and C centers especially took a huge dip after seeing the genre of the film. The film did recieve decent reviews but audiences talked only average about the film. Gautham Menon’s film grossed 27 crores after its weekend in Tamil Nadu despite a good 9.5 crores on its first day. The film grossed about 9.75 crores on Thursday, 5.25 crores on Friday, 5.50 crores on Saturday, and 6.50 crores on Sunday. The film’s performance was the same everywhere else around India as well. Outside of India, Yennai Arindhaal had a grand weekend setting records for a non-Rajini/Shankar film. The film grossed a huge 3 crores in the USA and UAE. The GCC territory put up a revenue of 1 crore too. Sri Lanka, Singapore, UK, and Canada put up decent numbers. Other territories like Malaysia, France, and the rest of Europe dissapointed distributors. Yennai Arindhaal grossed a total of 52.65 crores worldwide after the four day weekend.

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 27.00
Karnataka 3.60
Kerala 2.40
Rest of India 1.00
Total 34.00

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
Malaysia 4.65
USA 3.00
UK 1.00
UAE 3.00
GCC 1.00
Australia 0.75
Canada 1.00
Sri Lanka 1.50
Singapore 2.00
France 0.25
Rest of Europe 0.35
Rest of the World 0.15
Total 18.65

Yennai Arindhaal - First Day Collection

Yennai Arindhaal grosed a huge 18.89 cores on its first day at the worldwide box office. Ajith Kumar’s biggest opener besting Arrambam. It had the 5th biggest opening in Tamil Nadu behind Kaththi, Lingaa, Enthiran, and Anjaan. Ajith’s film grossed 12.17 Cr domestically and USD$1.09M (6.72 Cr) abroad.

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 9.75
Karnataka 1.33
Kerala 0.84
Rest of India 0.25
Total 12.17

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
USA 1.02
Middle East 1.60
Europe 0.65
Rest of the World 3.45
Total 6.72