Venky Atluri’s directorial venture Mr Majnu was released yesterday on 25th January 2019, in a very grand manner. But unfortunately Mr Majnu has become a victim of online piracy, merely hours after it hit the screens. The entire film has been leaked online in HD print and made available for free download by the infamous piracy website TamilRockers. Needless to say, this will make a dent in the box office collection of Mr Majnu.
This is not the first film that has been leaked by TamilRockers. Shankar’s ambitious sci-fi film 2.0, starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar, Superstar Rajinikanth starrer Petta, Venkatesh and Varun Tej starrer F2 Fun and Frustration, in the lead roles, also surfaced on the internet within hours of its release.
Mr Majnu has found its way to piracy site Tamilrockers. Yes, even Akhil couldn’t escape the wrath of piracy.
Mr Majnu is directed by Venky Atluri and produced by B. V. S. N. Prasad under Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra whereas the music is scored by S Thaman. Nidhhi Agerwal is playing the love interest of Akhil Akkineni in this film. Apart from the lead pair, Mr Majnu has other stars like
Izabelle Leite,Naga Babu, Subbaraju, Rao Ramesh, Jayaprakash, Pavitra Lokesh, Sithara, Priyadarshi Pullikonda, Vidyullekha Raman, in supporting roles.
According to the traders report, Mr Majnu has earned $81,176 from 153 locations through premieres on 24 January in USA. The trade Analyst Jeevi wrote on his Twitter, “#MrMajnu collects $81,176 from 153 locations through premieres on 24 January in USA with per location average of $531. Premiere numbers for Akhil’s earlier films in USA: #Akhil: $90,268 #Hello: $210,840.”