Suriya's “24” has performed well in overseas thanks to good reviews. The film has already come close to touch the half million dollars mark on day 1. By end of Friday, “24” took in the gross of 464k dollars (Thursday premieres + Friday).
If the film performs equally well on Saturday and Sunday, “24” will easily touch one million dollars mark by end of first week run. “24” hit off with the class audiences. Suriya has not big market in USA but with this film he has gained some. The aggressive promotion for the Telugu version by Suriya has also worked in its favour.
“24” is directed by “Manam” fame Vikram Kumar and name has also helped the movie drawing in such huge amount on day 1 in USA. Samantha is the heroine of the movie while A R Rahman has scored this sci-fi thriller.