After a delayed start due to technical faults, Lal Jose's Classmates got released. The movie was released in a total of 37 centres all over the State. The movie casts an entire brigade of Malluwood young actors like Prithviraj, Jayasurya, Indrajeeth, Sunil and Kavya Madhavan. The movie has been shot in and around the campus of C.M.S. College, Kottayam. The first day of screening had a huge number of moviegoers applauding the movie. It sure looks like Classmates is one among the Onam race winners.