As we all know, This Diwali, it's going to be a double dhamaka at the South box office as Dhanush's Kodi and Karthi's Kaahsmora are set to clash at the box office. We will be seeing Dhanush in a double role and Karthi in a triple role for the first time. They are coming together with the leading ladies of their film for the first time. It's going to be an epic clash and we can't wait. While one is a politcial drama, the other is a mythological fantasy. So while we get ready for the clash, let's take look at Dhanush's previous releases
Release date: September 22 2015
Director: Prabhu Solomon
Star Cast: Dhanush, Keerthy Suresh
Review: The movie was several criticised for its execution, weak plotline and characters. Although it was the first movie to be shot entirely on a train, the curiosity around the movie fell flat, courtesy its poor execution, according to reviewers.
BO verdict: Withing 5 days it had gone on to collect Rs 16-17 crore, but Vijay Sethupati's Andavan Kattalai took over the box office there after.
Release date: 18 December 2015
Star Cast: Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Dhanush, Amy Jackson
Reviews: The movie opened to mixed reviews, while it didn't turn out to be as good as Velraj-Dhanush's previous project, the movie was praised for the each of the character's performances.
BO Verdict: In Chennai, Thanga Mangan at the time of its release beat Shah Rukh Khan's Diwale and Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh's Bajirao Mastaani earning Rs 1.52 crore during the opening weekend collection. The movie performed well at Tamil Nadu, earning Rs 4 crore on its first day.
Release date: 17 July 2015
Director: Balaji Mohan
Star Cast; Dhanush, Kajal Aggarwal
Reviews: The movie opened to negative reviews. The script was severely criticised for its weak script.
Box office Verdict: While the story had been written off, the collection had another story to tel.. The movie managed to rake in Rs 60 crore in weeks!!
Considering Thodari's poor response - review and Box office wise, Kodi's success wlll be important for Dhanush. Let's hobpe It's doubly awesome!
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