Angamaly Diaries, the Lijo Jose Pellissery movie came out as a real game changer in Malayalam movie industry. The movie received excellent reviews from both the audiences and critics, as well as emerged as a blockbuster at the box office.
According to the reports from the trade analysts, Angamaly Diaries has earned a total gross collection of about 15.20 Crores within its lifetime run from Kerala box office. It is undoubtedly a great success for a movie, which is made with a very limited budget.
Several eminent personalities of Indian film industry, including Mammootty, Mohanlal, Bollywood film-maker Anurag Kashyap, Tamil director Karthik Subbaraj, Manju Warrier, Geetu Mohandas, Prithviraj, etc., had openly praised movie through social networking platforms.
Angamaly Diaries, which marked the debut of Chemban Vinod as a scriptwriter, is produced by Vijay Babu for Friday Film House. The movie launched 86 newcomers, including the lead actor Antony Varghese.
It is the fifth directorial venture of Lijo Jose Pellissery, who made his debut with Nayakan, the Indrajith starring revenge thriller. While considering the pre-release business and satellite rights, Angamaly Diaries has done a total business of about 20 Crores.