Pulimurugan and Oppam, the Mohanlal movies which hit the theatres recently, have already emerged as the highest Malayalam grossers of 2016. Now, both the films are also ruling the US box office.
According to the latest reports, Pulimurugan, which is
directed by Vysakh and Oppam, the Priyadarshan movie, have
become the highest grossing Malayalam films of the US box office,
As per the reports from the trade experts, Oppam, which
is an out-and-out crime thriller, has made a gross collection of
about 93000 Dollars within the first 5 days of its release from the
US box office.
Pulimurugan, on the other hand, went on to collect
about 81000 Dollars, just within the first 3 days of its release.
Thus, the movie broke the collection record set by Oppam,
at the US box office.
Earlier, Action Hero Biju was the highest grossing
Malayalam movie of US box office this year. But now, it has been
pushed down to the third position. The movie has made a total
collection of 1.28 Lakh dollars.
Now, Jacobinte Swargarajyam is in the fourth position, with a total gross collection of 1.13 Lakh dollars. Maheshinte Prathikaaram is in the fifth position, by making a total collection of 85000 Dollars.