The past week was all about the big Pooja releases of the season. Mohanlal's Pulimurugan and Mammootty's Thoppil Joppan ruled the roost.
Specifically, it was Mohanlal's Pulimurugan which hogged the limelight once again, with its impressive run at the box office.
In fact, the Pulimurugan factor did overshadow everything else. The long weekend had ensured great collections for the movie.
Here, we take you through the important Mollywood News Of The Week. Read on..
Pulimurugan's Record Breaking Spree!
Mohanlal starrer Pulimurugan is on a record breaking spree. The film had a big opening week and now it is the fastest movie to have reached the 10-Crore, 20-Crore and 25-Crore marks.
Thoppil Joppan – Holding On Well
Despite facing stiff competition from Pulimurugan, Mammootty's Thoppil Joppan is doing a steady business at the box office. Reportedly, the film managed to gross 8.61 Crores within 4 days of its run.
Dulquer Salmaan-Lal Jose Movie Announced
Lal Jose announced his upcoming project on the Vijayadashami day. The director is teaming up with actor Dulquer Salmaan for a film, which has been titled as Oru Bhayankara Kaamukan. The film, which would be in the lines of an entertainer, would have its script written by Unni R.
Aanandam Release Date Announced
Vineeth Sreenivasan's debut production venture, Aanandam, is all set to hit the theatres. This campus based flick, directed by debutante Ganesh Raj, would hit the theatres on October 21, 2016.
Ezra First Look Poster
Prithviraj would be next seen in the Malayalam film Ezra, which is said to be a horror thriller. The first look poster of the film was recently released online by Prithviraj. The film has been directed by debutante Jay K.
Nivin Pauly Celebrates His Birthday In Style
Young Actor Nivin Pauly, celebrated his birthday on October 13, 2016. The actor who was on the sets of his upcoming movie Njandukalude Naatil Oridavela, cut the birthday cake in the presence of his family members and the crew members of the film.
Meanwhile, Asif Ali's Kavi Uddheshichathu, despite getting good reviews, was not able to make it big at the box office. But, going by the box office collections, the performance has been a decent one...
Major chunk of the theatres have been occupied by Pulimurugan & Thoppil Joppan and there was no space for new movie releases in the past week. Interestingly, Sivakarthikeyan's Remo, which hit the theatres during the Pooja holidays, is also doing a good performance at the Kerala box office.
Two Malayalam movies are expected to hit the theatres in the upcoming week. Apart from Vineeth Sreenivasan's Aanandam, Tini Tom's Daffedaar is also expected to hit the theatres in the coming week.