the heist action drama was released in theatres on November 10. The movie stars Karthi,
. The movie received a decent response from fans and actor
was critically acclaimed for playing his role well. Fans and movie audience said that after a long time they watched Karthi playing a carefree and comical role and added that this type of role suits him the best.
The film clashed at the box office with Karthik Sibbaraj’s ‘Jigarthana Double X’ but emerged to be successful than the other film.
Karthi’s Japan has reportedly grossed Rs 2.5 crore at the box office. While the predictions said that the movie will make Rs 5 crore on first day and it will gross Rs 20 crore by first week, the Diwali releases has slowed down the movie’s box office collection.
Comparatively of the three film releases yesterday – Japan, Jigarthanda Double X and
, the Karthi starrer has got the upper hand and the film had a good opening in the state. Japan was released in Telugu and Tamil and the movie apart from Tamil Nadu also received a warm welcome in the Telugu states.
Japan is a heist action comedy drama and Karthi plays the titular role as a gold thief. The film’s story is based on real events and director Raju Murugan earlier stated that the film will entertain and give a new experience to the fans.