Rajinikanth‘s Kaala Karikaalan is perhaps one of the most anticipated films of the year. The film finally, after much delay, is all set to release in India today and while fans are awaiting the film to hit screens with bated breath, it has already opened in the Gulf and overseas market. Going by the early reactions, the film, is yet another mass entertainer by our favourite actor, Thalaiva. However, there are a few who didn’t find the film as per their expectations. Also Read - Tried The 'Rajinikanth Style' Dosa? Mumbai Eatery's Unique Style of Serving Dosa Goes Viral | Watch Video
The film is based on the life of a powerful don dwelling in the slums of Dharavi. The narrative revolves around him competing with a politician, essayed by none other than Nana Patekar. Post watching an early show, one of the fans wrote that he had never seen any star having such “Swag” such as megastar Rajinikanth had during a rain fight shot in the film. He tweeted, “I have never seen any Star having such a SWAG that Superstar Rajni has especially in that RAIN Fight.. My God… Just his Facial Expressions will make you Scream like anything… Best Slow Motions shots in Rajni Sir Career… #Kaala”. We have got our hands on the film’s early reactions. Also Read - Kamal Haasan Meets Rajinikanth At His Poes Garden Residence
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This is the second collaboration between Rajinikanth and filmmaker Pa Ranjith. Their first collaboration was in Kabali that too fared quite well at the Box Office. Kaala was reportedly made on a budget of Rs 140 crore and has reportedly already earned Rs 230 crore through its theatrical and music rights. The film has reportedly collected Rs 155 crore from theatrical rights, Rs 7o crore from broadcast rights and then Rs 5 crore from music rights. Kaala earned higher revenues from theatrical rights in states like Tamil Nadu (Rs 70 crore), Andhra Pradesh (Rs 33 crore) and Kerala (Rs 10 crore). The Hindustan Times has reported that the overseas rights have been sold at Rs 45 crore. Well, watch out this for more updates on your favourite actor and his much anticipated film that is finally seeing the light of the day today.