Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu

Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu
Verdict

Blockbuster

Profitability

Category Gross Profit Margin
Producer38.09 %
Distributor27.82 %
Overall32.68 %
Budget
17 Cr
Gross
47 Cr
Worldwide Net

45 Cr

Domestic Net

35 Cr

Nbr of Screens
Director
Gautham Menon
Producer
Manicam Narayanan
Music Director
Harris Jayaraj
Cast
Kamal Haasan, Jyothika, Kamalini Mukherjee, Prakash Raj
Release Date
25-Aug-2006
Length
174 Minutes
Rated
U/A

Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu - Financial Analysis

  • Producer Analysis

  • Amount in Cr
  • Revenue
    • Distributor Sales
      • Tamil Nadu
        14.00
      • Andhra/TG
        2.50
      • Kerala
        1.00
      • Karnataka
        0.80
      • Rest of India
        0.10
      • Overseas
        3.00
    • Satellite Rights (Tamil)
    • 3.00
    • Music Rights
    • 0.75
    • Home Video+etc
    • 0.50
    • Other Revenue
    • 1.00
  • Total Revenue
    26.65
  •  
  • Expenses
    • Remuneration
      • Kamal Hassan
        5.00
      • Gautham Menon
        1.00
      • Jyothika
        0.80
      • Harris Jayaraj
        1.20
      • Ravi Varman
        0.50
      • Other Key Technicians
        0.50
    • Production/Shooting Expenses
    • 6.00
    • Publicity Expenses
    • 1.50
  • Total Expenses
    16.50
  •  
  • Producer Gain
    10.15 Cr
  • Gross Profit Margin
    38.09 %

Distributor Analysis

Distributor Revenue
(Amount in Cr)
Expense
(Amount in Cr)
Gain/Loss
(Amount in Cr)
Gross Profit Margin
Tamil Nadu 16.75 14.00 2.75 16.42 %
Andhra/TG 4.00 2.50 1.50 37.50 %
Kerala 1.50 1.00 0.50 33.33 %
Karnataka 1.20 0.80 0.40 33.33 %
Rest of India 0.20 0.10 0.10 50.00 %
Overseas 6.00 3.00 3.00 50.00 %
Total 29.65 21.40 8.25 27.82 %

Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu - Box Office Collection

Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu went on to become a great success. It was the highest grosser in 2006 and brought back Kamal Hassan from his slightly unactive period in 2005. VV was the second highest grosser in Tamil Nadu that year and Kamal Hassan’s highest grosser in the state. Kamal’s film had a great run in the rest of India as well becoming profitable for all parties.

Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu will be remembered for its huge success in the overseas market. The movie was the third south Indian film to gross over 10 crores abroad. It inherently established Kamal Hassan a successful market in North America and the Middle East. Kamal Hassan’s current market in North America and the Middle East can easily be traced back to the success of Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu. The movie grossed near $800,000 in the Malaysian market. Kamal’s film grossed S$620,000 in Singapore. The movie grossed nearly $250,000 in the UAE and $225,000 in the USA.

Box Office Notes

  • Kamal’s highest grosser in Tamil Nadu at the time.
  • 5th highest grossing Tamil film.
  • 6th highest grossing South Indian film.
  • Chennai City Gross - 3.5 Cr.
  • Tamil Nadu Distributor Share - 16.75 Cr.
  • Highest grosser of 2006.
  • Grossed $2.38M in the overseas market.
  • Celebrated a 150-day run in Tamil Nadu.

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 25.00
Andhra/TG 6.00
Kerala 2.75
Karnataka 2.75
Rest of India 0.50
Total 37.00

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
Malaysia 3.50
USA 1.00
UK 0.80
UAE 1.10
GCC 0.37
Australia 0.20
Canada 0.44
Sri Lanka 0.75
Singapore 1.80
Rest of Europe 0.25
Rest of the World 0.20
Total 10.41