Mohanlal starrer Pulimurugan has had a fantastic run at the box office, so far. The film, in its due course of run, has eclipsed many existing box office records.
The film has appealed to all sections of the audiences alike. In
Kochi multiplexes, the film is all set to register a new record.
Interestingly, the film crossed the 2-Crore mark in Kochi
multiplexes within just 14 days of its release.
Not many movies have managed to cross this figure. Take a look
at the other Malayalam films, that crossed the 2-Crore
Jacobinte Swargarajyam (2016)
Jacobinte Swargarajyam, which released during the Vishu
season, this year is the highest grossing Malayalam movie at the
Kochi multiplexes. The film, directed by Vineeth Sreenivasan
grossed 2.94 Crores from multiplexes.
Bangalore Days (2014)
Bangalore Days, which released in the year 2013, had a
magnificent run at the Kochi multiplexes. The film made a gross
collection of 2.87 Crores from the multiplex centres in Kochi. It
has to be noted that the number of multiplex screens were lesser
during that time.
Nivin Pauly's Premam did set a trend back then. The
film did set a number of records in Kochi multiplexes. Reportedly,
the film grossed 2.75 Crores from the multiplex screens in
Amar Akbar Anthony (2015)
Amar Akbar Anthony came in with the label of being a
comedy entertainer and the film did witness a surge in collections
after good reviews started to pour in. The film amassed 2.70 Crores
from Kochi multiplexes.
Two Countries (2015)
This is the one Dileep movie, which crossed the 2-Crore mark at
multiplex screens in Kochi. The film grossed a whopping amount of
2.58 Crores from the multiplex centres in Kochi.
Drishyam, which released way back in the year 2013, was
one of the first films to cross the 2-Crore mark. The film had an
amazing run in Kochi and reportedly, grossed 2.44 Crores from the
Ennu Ninte Moideen (2015)
Ennu Ninte Moideen did have a slow start at the box
office. But, with amazingly positive reviews, the film became a
front-runner in Kochi multiplexes. The film made a collection of
2.35 Crores from the multiplexes alone.
Oru Vadakkan Selfie (2015)
Nivin Pauly starrer Oru Vadakkan Selfie received the
best of responses from Kochi. The maximum collection came in from
Kochi as the film went on to gross 2.20 Crores from multiplex
Charlie had an amazing start at the Kochi multiplexes.
The film did set some records in the opening week itself, with the
movie running to packed houses. In the final run, the movie made a
gross collection of 2.15 Crores from the Kochi multiplexes.
Maheshinte Prathikaaram (2016)
Maheshinte Prathikaaram did have a comparatively slower
start. But, with the film receiving some glowing reviews, the movie
went on to establish its prominent presence in Kochi multiplexes.
The film grossed 2.05 Crores in the final run.
As mentioned above, Jacobinte Swargarajyam is the
highest grossing Malayalam film at the Kochi multiplexes.
Pulimurugan has grossed 2.39 Crores, so far. The film has
also registered 350 housefull shows in just 14 days of run. And by
all possibilities the film would break the record currently held by
the Nivin Pauly starrer.
Interestingly, it is the Hollywood movie Jungle Book, which is the highest grosser when movies from all languages are considered. The film went on to gross 3.72 Crores from Kochi multiplexes. Going at this rate, Pulimurugan might break that record, as well.