Mohanlal | Malayalam
Actresses | Kurukshetra | Movies | Mammootty
much-anticipated Kurukshetra, which was delayed due to the
controversy between Malayalam film producers and exhibitors over
releasing superstars' films in A and B class theatres, has been
released on Wenesday in 114 theatres across the State. The film has
fetched an opening record collection of 90 lakhs on the very first
day itself, breaking the record of Mammootty's Vishu release
Annan Thampi, directed by Anwar Rasheed.
After the first show at Parthas theatre (Thiruvanthapuram),
director Major Ravi and producer Santhosh Damodar were given a warm
welcome by Mohanlal's fans in the city. Fans also poured milk on
Mohanlal's portrait near the Pazhavagadi Temple.
a sequel to Keertichakra, is based on the director's hazardous
experiences of the Kargil war between India and Pakistan that took
place between May and July 1999 in Kashmir. Initial reports says
that the film will be a huge hit among filmgoers since it is one of
the exceptional war action dramas of recent times.
Produced by Santhosh Damodaran under the Damor Films banner,
Kurukshetra has Mohanlal as Colonel Mahadevan, who is
determined to reclaim the land grabbed by Pakistani soldiers in the
Kargil valley. Siddique, Biju Menon, Cochin Haneefa and Sooraj
Venjaranmoodu are also in the star cast.