Dulquer Salmaan starrer Charlie has alreay entered the blockbuster league of 2015. Interestingly, Charlie broke the first day collection records of Mohanlal starrer Loham; thus emerging as the Malayalam movie with highest ever initial collection.
As per the sources, Charlie made a whopping collection of 2.25 Crores at the first day of release,from the Kerala box office. Loham, the formed record-holding movie, had collected 2.14 Crores at the first day of release.
The second collection was also highly impressive for Charlie. Despite being a festival day, the movie collected 2.31 Crores on December 25th, the second day of its release. The outside Kerala collections are yet to be calculated.
According to the trade analysts, the movie which is directed by Martin Prakkat is a sure blockbuster. Charlie, which has been receiving excellent reports from the releasing centres, is expected to emerge the top 5 highest grossers list.
The movie, which stars Parvathy in the female lead, has been highly appreciated by both the audience and critics. Charlie is considered as the best movie and performance in Dulquer Salmaan's career, till date.
Go through the slides to know the other 5 Malayalam movies with the highest initial collection...
The Mohanlal starrer movie, which is written and directed by Ranjith, had a grand opening with an initial collection of 2.14 Crores.
This highly anticipated big budget movie, which had Mohanlal in the lead role, had a big opening with an initial collection of 2.10 Crores. But the movie earned highly negative reviews and ended up as the biggest flop in Mohanlal's career.
Peruchazhi, the Arun Vaidyanathan directed Mohanlal movie, had an impressive opening by collecting about 2 Crores at the first day of release. But the negative reviews badly affected the movie and it ended up as a flop.
The highly celebrated multi-starrer, which had most of the mainstream young actors in the star cast, had a grand opeining with a collection of 1.65 Crores at the release day. The movie later emerged as the second highest ever grosser of the industry.
Bhaskar The Rascal
The Mammootty-Nayantara starrer directed by Siddique had an impressive opening with an initial collection of 1.60 Crores at the release day. The movie later emerged as a blockbuster.