Well, the Kerala box office has had a good time, with most of the releases in the vacation season, setting the cash registers ringing. Importantly, it is Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, that created a big impact all over the world, which has ruled the Kerala box office, as well.
Two new movies also joined the party at the Kerala box office in the last week, in the form of Dulquer Salmaan starrer CIA - Comrade In America and Biju Menon & Indrajith team's Lakshyam.
On this note, here we take you through the top 5 movies, which created the maximum impact at the Kerala box office in the previous week (May 01 - May 07).
There has been a considerable reduction in the box office collections of Sakhavu. The film, which had a flying start, had to slow down due to various reasons. Reportedly, the film which completed 3 weeks of its run recently, has touched the 12-Crore mark. The movie continues its run in selected centres in Kerala.
Box Office Meter: Hit
Biju Menon and Indrajith starrer Lakshyam, directed by debutant Anzar Khan and written by Jeethu Joseph, did open to mixed reviews, upon its release on May 06, 2017. Reportedly, the film has managed to fetch 1.05 Crores from its 2 days of run in Kerala.
Box Office Meter: Average Opening
3. Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu
Here is another Malayalam film, which has survived the Baahubali wave, effectively. The film is still strong in majority of the centres. Reportedly, the film has managed to fetch 6.97 Crores from its 14 days of run at the box office, so far. The film is expected to continue its good run in the coming days, as well.
Box Office Meter: Hit
2. CIA - Comrade In America
CIA - Comrade In America dared to make it to the theatres despite the Baahubali fever, that has gripped the nation. The film, has had a phenomenal start at the box office, with this Dulquer Salmaan starrer fetching, 7.70 Crores on its first weekend.
Box Office Meter: Strong Opening
1. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
Nothing much has to be said about this magnum opus, which has shattered many big records at the Kerala box office. The film, which registered a new Day 1 Collection record on its opening day had a fantastic run on the weekdays, as well.
The release of CIA-Comrade In America has also not affected the run of the film. Reportedly, the film has already crossed the 30-Crore mark at the Kerala Box office.
Box Office Meter: Blockbuster
CIA - Comrade In America has done a good job to find a space of its own amidst the huge uproar created by Baahubali 2.
Other Malayalam movies like, Take Off & The Great Father, which kick-started the vacation season in style, continue in selected theatres in Kerala.
Well, the coming week will witness the release of some big movies, as well, which is sure to bring about a change in the standings at the Kerala box office.