Vedalam

Vedalam
Verdict

Blockbuster

Profitability

Category Gross Profit Margin
Producer32.74 %
Distributor25.78 %
Overall29.41 %
Budget
50 Cr
Gross
116 Cr
Worldwide Net

111 Cr

Domestic Net

82 Cr

Nbr of Screens
1,300
Director
Siva
Producer
A M Rathnam
Music Director
Anirudh Ravichander
Cast
Ajith Kumar, Shruti Haasan, Lakshmi Menon, Ashwin
Release Date
10-Nov-2015
Length
148 Minutes
Rated
U

Vedalam - Financial Analysis

  • Producer Analysis

  • Amount in Cr
  • Revenue
    • Distributor Sales
      • Tamil Nadu
        35.30
      • Overseas
        9.50
      • Karnataka
        3.00
      • Kerala
        1.90
      • Rest of India
        0.40
    • Satellite Rights (Tamil)
    • 18.00
    • Satellite Rights (Hindi)
    • 1.50
    • Music Rights
    • 2.00
    • Home Video+etc
    • 1.00
    • Other Revenue
    • 1.00
  • Total Revenue
    73.60
  •  
  • Expenses
    • Remuneration
      • Ajith
        18.00
      • Siva
        3.00
      • Anirudh
        2.00
      • Vetri
        1.50
      • Shruti Hassan
        0.75
      • Lakshmi Menon
        0.25
      • Other Key Technicians
        1.50
    • Production/Shooting Expenses
    • 14.90
    • Publicity Expenses
    • 4.40
    • Other Expenses
    • 3.20
  • Total Expenses
    49.50
  •  
  • Producer Gain
    24.10 Cr
  • Gross Profit Margin
    32.74 %

Distributor Analysis

Distributor Revenue
(Amount in Cr)
Expense
(Amount in Cr)
Gain/Loss
(Amount in Cr)
Gross Profit Margin
Tamil Nadu 47.35 35.30 12.05 25.45 %
Overseas 14.50 9.50 5.00 34.48 %
Karnataka 2.75 3.00 -0.25 -9.09 %
Kerala 2.38 1.90 0.48 20.17 %
Rest of India 0.52 0.40 0.12 23.08 %
Total 67.50 50.10 17.40 25.78 %

Vedalam - Box Office Collection

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 70.90
Karnataka 7.00
Kerala 5.40
Rest of India 1.30
Total 84.60

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
Malaysia 12.30
USA 2.00
UK 1.67
UAE 3.47
GCC 1.28
Australia 0.83
Canada 0.90
Sri Lanka 3.75
Singapore 2.90
France 0.87
Switzerland 0.50
South Africa 0.15
New Zealand 0.10
Norway 0.10
Rest of Europe 0.69
Rest of the World 0.10
Total 31.61

Vedalam - First Weekend Collection

Vedalam opened to huge numbers worldwide becoming Ajith’s biggest opener. It held the biggest opening in Tamil Nadu ever crossing the previous record set by Shankar’s “I”. The film held records for an Ajith starer in Kerala, Karnataka, and the rest of India. Overseas the film grossed a huge 23.75 crores in the weekend. The film set the record for the biggest Indian weekend in Malaysia grossing a massive 10 crores. The film had a great opening in the UAE and Sri Lanka as well. The film grossed a total of about 80 crores worldwide after it’s 6-day weekend, the highest non-Rajini/Shankar opening.

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 46.50
Karnataka 4.25
Kerala 4.25
Rest of India 0.60
Total 55.60

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
Malaysia 10.00
USA 1.75
UK 1.38
UAE 2.75
GCC 0.62
Australia 0.75
Canada 0.75
Sri Lanka 2.25
Singapore 1.50
France 0.75
Switzerland 0.50
Germany 0.25
Denmark 0.25
Rest of the World 0.25
Total 23.75

Vedalam - First Day Collection

Domestic

Region Amount in Cr
Tamil Nadu 14.50
Karnataka 1.48
Kerala 1.32
Rest of India 0.20
Total 17.50

Overseas

Region Amount in Cr
USA 0.89
UK 0.28
France 0.15
Rest of the World 4.88
Total 6.20

Vedalam - Screen Count

Vedalam was released on 1280 screens worldwide on November 13th 2015. The film was released on a grand scale in it's home state in around 500 screens. The movie set a record for the biggest Non-Rajini/Shankar release in Tamil Nadu. Ajith's film pulled in 120 screens from Kerala, 75 from Karnataka, and 60 from the rest of India. Vedalam set a record for a Tamil film in the UK and Demnark holding 60 screens and 20 screens receptively. Vedalam set career records for Ajith with Vedalam releasing in 125 screens in Malaysia, 50 in the UAE, 30 in Sri Lanka, 30 from France, etc. Vedalam also became the first Indian film to be screened in Poland. Vedalam had a total of 755 screens in India and 525 screens in overseas markets.

Domestic

Region Screen Count
Tamil Nadu 500
Kerala 120
Karnataka 75
Rest Of India 60
Total 755

Overseas

Region Screen Count
Malaysia 140
USA 80
UK 65
UAE 50
GCC 20
Australia 15
Canada 10
Sri Lanka 30
Singapore 5
France 30
Germany 20
Denmark 20
Switzerland 20
Rest of The World 40
Total 545