The highly anticipated film ‘Master’ starring Thalapathy Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi, which released on January 13, 2021 and became the first film to hit theaters this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, has become the target of sites hackers such as Tamilrockers and Telegram among others, according to reports.
The highly praised and box office-performing director Lokesh Kanagaraj is available in HD quality for free download. And, it is predicted that the leak could affect the film’s box office activities and, therefore, the collections.
Conversely, earlier, a few Vijay clips from the film had leaked online before the film hit theaters. Following this episode, the makers asked fans not to share the leaked clips. Lokesh Kanagaraj tweeted, “Dear, it has all been a 1.5 year struggle to bring the Master to you. All we have is hope you enjoy it in theaters. Share it. Thanks everyone. Love you all. One more day and #Master is yours. (sic) “
Previously, movies and web series like “AK vs AK”, “Laxmii”, “Ashram 2”, “Money Heist”, “The Lion King”, “Frozen 2” have all been the target of piracy.
Meanwhile, “ Master, ” which revolves around a young alcoholic professor John Durairaj aka JD and his encounter and clash with a deadly gangster he meets face to face during his tenure in a juvenile house. where he is sent to teach children for a few months, also stars Malavika Mohanan, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, Arjun Das, Andrea Jeremiah and Ramya Subramanian, among others.
As for the film’s Box Office Collection, the film made a big profit due to the festive fervor of Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal.
Renowned film critic and business analyst Taran Adarsh also took to Twitter and shared the film’s international numbers. He wrote: “#Master comes out of the park … Flying to major international markets. * Day 1 * biz …
Middle Star #Australia: A $ 283,517 [₹ 1.61 cr]
Medium Star #NewZealand: NZ $ 56,615 [₹ 29.84 lakhs]
Middle Star #USA: Biz in the process of updating. Good start, despite limited screens. @comScore #MasterFilm #MasterPongal. ”
According to Box Office India, Master recorded an extraordinary opening day number in Tamil Nadu with collections in the range of 20 to 21 crore net, which is the second largest opening ever recorded in Tamil Nadu behind “ Sarkar which was posted on a public holiday.