Comrade In America - CIA, is all set to make the second half of this vacation season a special one. With the Dulquer Salmaan starrer hitting the theatres today (May 05, 2017), we definitely can expect some fireworks at the box office.
Here we go... LIVE Review of Comrade In America-CIA from Kochi... #CIA
8.57 AM: A full house is on cards with the youngsters and family audiences pouring in..!!!
9.00 AM: Will Dulquer Salmaan script another opening day record with Comrade In America-CIA? We definitely hope so...
9.05 AM: The show is expected to begin in a short while..!!! #CIA #ComradeInAmerica
9.10 AM: Yes... Comrade In America is all set to begin... Expecting a magic from Amal Neerad-Dulquer Salmaan combo... #CIA
9.13 AM: Well.... The movie is based on real events!!
9.22 AM: A huge round of applause... You guessed it right... For the arrival of Dulquer's Aji Mathew..!!! A stunning intro indeed!!
9.30 AM: So far it's a different a milieu for an Amal Neerad movie!!
9.38 AM: Kannil Kannil song has been well picturised indeed..! #CIA
9.47 AM: A good definition for Communism in Comrade In America!
9.48 AM: Some real mass moments for Dulquer Salmaan fans!!
9.56 AM: WOW! A Big B reference in Comrade In America, the theatre goes crazy!!
10.05 AM: Well, the proceedings are getting a bit predictable!
10.10 AM: Wow, the things are getting really interesting now... How far would you go for your love?
10.19 AM: Aji Mathew is all set for an adventurous journey!! And that's an end to the first half of Comrade In America!
A decent first half that sets the platform for the second half! Some lag in the proceedings did affect the first half partly..! Light humour, the mass moments and an energetic Dulquer Salmaan are the big positives of Comrade In America, so far. We definitely can expect something special in the second half of CIA.
10.32 AM: And the second half of Comrade In America-CIA begins... Get set for a ride of a lifetime...
10.37 AM: Yes, the time for Amal Neerad magic has come... Exciting!!
10.47 AM: A journey through some unseen terrains in Comrade In America-CIA... At least for Malayalam cinema...
10.55 AM: Vaanam Thila Thilakkanu... The songs has been perfectly placed!!
11.01 AM: A tough situation for Aji Mathew.... Will he reach his destination?
11.16 AM: Elements to spice up the proceedings are missing here and there...
11.24 AM: Back on track!!
11.25 AM: Here is a goosebump moment..!! #CIA
11.33 AM: And that's an end to Comrade In America-CIA!
Comrade In America-CIA is a decent movie which definitely had the scope to be an even more spectacular one! Nevertheless, the movie scores at parts with Dulquer Salmaan in full form...
Get the tickets... You won't be disappointed watching this Comrade In America...
Meanwhile, read some interesting facts about Comrade In America - CIA..
Anu Emmanuel Was The First Choice
Interestingly, Anu Emmanuel was roped in to play the leading lady in the film and some scenes were shot with the actress. But later, the actress opted out of the project due to date issues and Karthika Muralidharan came on board.
Siddique's First Movie With Amal Neerad
Not many know that veteran actor Siddique hasn't featured in any of Amal Neerad movie, so far. In fact, Comrade In America marks the first association of this talented actor and skillful director.
Connection With Logan
Comrade In America - CIA is a big project, in all senses. The makers of the film did rope in Mark Chavarria to choreograph the action sequences in the film. Mark Chavarria had earlier worked as a stunt performer and choreographer in the Hollywood movie Logan.
First Movie To Be Shot In Latin America
Some of the portions of Comrade In America - CIA were shot in Mexico. Thus, the Dulquer Salmaan starrer went on to become the first ever Malayalam film to be shot in a Latin American country.
Earlier Planned As A 2016 Release
Comrade In America - CIA went on floors in April 2016. Earlier, it was said that the film might hit the theatres in 2016. But, the delay in shoot, especially the foreign schedule, pushed forward the release dates of the movie.
Lyrical Video That Set A Record
The song Kannil Kannil.. from Comrade In America - CIA went on to become an instant hit. The lyrical video of the song released by the team went on to create a record by becoming the first lyrical video song in Mollywood to cross the 1 Million views on YouTube.
More About Karthika Muralidharan
Karthika Muralidharan came on board after Anu Emmanuel decided to step out of the project. She is the daughter of the prominent cinematographer CK Muralidharan, who has worked in big Bollywood movies. Comrade In America marks her debut in film.