Thoppil Joppan, which released on October 7, 2016 has opened good at the box office. The film did face a stiff competition from the Mohanlal starrer Pulimurugan but has done well so far, in majority of the centres.
Mammootty has not had a movie in the 30-Crore or 40-Crore leagues, so far. Going by the initial collections of Thoppil Joppan, there are chances for the film to be the highest grossing film of Mammootty, in the long run.
Here, we are listing the Top 5 grossing films of Mammootty..
Kerala varma Pazhassi Raja (2009)
Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja is the highest grossing movie of Mammootty, so far. There are many speculations regarding the total box office collections of the film. According to reports, the film made a gross collection of 27 Crores. Some reports suggest that the film made a gross collection of 32 Crores.
Rajamanikyam, which released in the year 2006, emerged as a blockbuster and was declared as an industry hit. The film did gross close to 25 Crores from the box office.
Bhaskar The Rascal (2015)
Bhaskar The Rascal, which released in the year 2015 was one of the biggest hits of Mammootty in the recent times. The film did have a good run at the box office and grossed close to 25 Crores at the box office.
Pokkiriraja, had Mammootty in the title role. The film also had Prithviraj in an important role. The movie marked the directorial debut of Vysakh. Pokkiriraja emerged as one of the biggest hits of 2010. According to certain unconfirmed reports, the film made a gross collection of close to 20 Crores.
Annan Thambi (2008)
Annan Thambi, which released in the year 2008, marked the reunion of Anwar Rasheed-Mammootty team, after Rajamanikyam. The film had Mammootty in a dual role and the mass masala entertainer had set the cash registers ringing.
According to initial reports, Thoppil Joppan has grossed 8.43 Crores within the 4 days of its release. The extended weekend did help the film in fetching good collections. The film did garner 1.55 Crores in the opening day itself.
Going at this rate, the film might well enter the 30-Crore club as the reviews are fairly good for the film. If it happens, it would be a big boost for Mammootty.
Thoppil Joppan has been directed by Johny Antony. The film has its script written by Nishad Koya. The movie has been tagged as a family entertainer with Mammootty in full form.