Vaathi, the 2023 Indian action drama film directed by Venky Atluri and featuring Dhanush and Samyuktha, has reportedly made a strong box office debut. The film, which was shot in Tamil and Telugu, was produced by Sithara Entertainments and Fortune Four Cinemas.
According to early box office reports, Vaathi has grossed approximately ₹17 crore in Tamil Nadu, ₹10.5 crore in Andhra Pradesh and Nizam regions, ₹1.62 crore in Karnataka, and ₹0.3 crore in Kerala. The film also reportedly earned ₹5.79 crore ($0.7 million) overseas, bringing its total worldwide gross to ₹35.79 crore.
Fans and critics have praised Dhanush’s performance and the film’s action sequences, with some calling it one of the best action films of the year. With positive word-of-mouth, the film is expected to continue its strong box office run in the coming weeks.