Thalapathy Vijay's action thriller Master was one of most anticipated movie of the year. Despite being released in theatres when 50pc seat capacity was the norm, the movie managed to rack up substantial moolah at the box office.
The film later hit the OTT platform and continued to break records in all languages. Master grossed 200 crores via 50% per cent occupancy in theaters across Tamil Nadu. The audience received the movie very well and they loved the storyline and music of the movie.
Earlier, IMDb released a list of the top 20 most popular movies and web series in 2021. Vijay's Master movie has been ranked number one. The Aspirant web series, The White Tiger ranked second and third. Tamannaah's November Story ranked number 5 and at No. Six, seven and nine were Dhanush's Karnan, Pawan Kalyan's Vakeel Saab, and Ravi Teja's Crack.
Master is directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. The film was produced by Xavier Britto, under his production house XB Film Creators. The film stars Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi while Malavika Mohanan, Arjun Das, Andrea Jeremiah, and Shanthanu Bhagyaraj play supporting roles.
Thalapathy Vijay's Master revolves around an alcoholic professor, J. D. (Vijay), who takes a three-month teaching job at a juvenile home, which is controlled by the nefarious Bhavani (Sethupathi).