After the hype created by the flick’s teaser, the expectations were gone to sky high. This has made the makers to sell their movie to high prices for distribution. Unfortunately, the movie opened with mixed responses from the critics. The movie was officially declared average but the producer Kalaipu S Thanu has claimed that the movie has grossed more than 300 crores. Within one month of the movie’s release, the distributors went to Thanu to cover their losses. As producer didn’t take responsibility, rumors were rife that all the distributors would agitate against The team of Kabali
Interestingly Madurai distributor leaked an audio clip of distributors talking on WhatsApp. It states that the movie Kabali has been successfully running on 214th day with 40+ tickets. This clip is evident that the movie has become hit.