Dhanush’s debut directorial Pa. Paandi released on the 14th of April, 2017 with overwhelmingly positive word of mouth from critics and family audiences alike. Pa Paandi aka Power Paandi starring Rajkiran in the lead role while Prasanna and Chaya Singh are also playing the important roles in the film. Pa Paandi (Power Paandi) got the mixed response from the critics and the positive response from the audience.
As far as Pa. Paandi’s Chennai city box office collection is concerned, the film opened in around 170 screens but gradually got better shows during its first weekend. In its second weekend, the film has managed to grab 180 shows. No new releases and of course the good response for the film have helped this family entertainer.
By the end of its 2nd weekend, Pa. Paandi has collected around 1.3 crores in Chennai city alone according to Behindwoods box office wing and has been given an Above Average verdict. These figures are estimated and not the official ones.
The film received a decent opening of Rs. 2.5 crores. The Rajkiran starrer film did the business of Rs. 14 lacs at the Chennai box office on an opening day. Dhanush’s film was released over the 275 screens in the home state Tamil Nadu. Rajkiran starrer film did the impressive first weekend box office collection. The film did the decent first weekend box office business as the film collected Rs. 9-9.50 crores within 3 days.