The one of the most awaited Tamil film of the year 2022, Cobra finally hit the screens yesterday. Riding on positive pre-release talk, Chiyaan Vikram starrer managed to attract audience.
Directed by R. Ajay Gnanamuthu, the film released in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada. The reports from the main Tamil version had been good for the opening day, while Telugu and Kannada were decent to good. However, it is learnt that the mixed feedback from the audience got reflected in the night shows as they couldn’t perform to their peak.
Going by the numbers available currently, ‘Cobra’ is said to have earned 12-14 crores in Tamil Nadu box office and and 1.25 crore in Kerala. Reportedly, the film had a good opening in Malaysia as well and is at number 1 position there.
‘Cobra’ is an action thriller that has Vikram playing the role a math professor who is also the world’s number 1 assassin.
Alongside Vikram, KGF’s Srinidhi Shetty, cricketer Irfan Pathan, Meenakshi Govindarajan and Mirnalini Ravi played crucial roles in the film. KS Ravikumar, Miya George, Anandraj and Roshan Mathrew were part of the cast as well. Produced by SS Lalit Kumar, the film had music scored by AR Rahman.