Mohanlal starrer Pulimurugan has set some big box office records, which seems hard to be broken. Recently, the film crossed the 100-Crore mark and now is in the run, to reach the 150-Crore mark, as well.
In the due course of its run, Pulimurugan has went on to become an industry hit. The film has broken the all time collection record of Mohanlal starrer Drishyam.
Well, Mohanlal is not new to industry hits and he has delivered many such hits in the past, as well. Here, we list some of the Mohanlal movies , which went on to become industry hits.
Chithram was a real big hit. Apart from creating big box office records, the film also went on to become one of the longest running movies ever, in the history of Malayalam cinema.
Kilukkam came in at a time when Priyadarshan was in need of a big hit. This perfect entertainer, which had Mohanlal in full form, went on to become a grand success. Interestingly, Kilukkam is one of the first Malayalam movies to gross 5 Crores at the box office.
Well, nothing much has to be said about this movie, which has attained a cult status in the minds of the people. The film was equally successful at the box office and grossed above 7 Crores at the box office.
Chandralekha, directed by Priyadarshan was a perfect family entertainer, which catered to all sections of audiences alike. The film, emerged as a big success at the box office and went on to gross above 10 Crores at the box office.
Narasimham, which marked the second association of Mohanlal-Ranjith-Shaji Kailas team, had a glorious run at the box office. The film shattered all the box office records and went on to gross above 20 Crores at the box office.
Drishyam, once again proved that why Mohanlal is the real box office King. The film, despite a slow start, did have a fantastic run at the box office. The film introduced the 50-Crore and 75-Crore clubs to Mollywood.
It also has to be noted that the top 3 grossers of Malayalam industry are Mohanlal starrers. Apart from Pulimurugan, Mohanlal starrer Oppam, which was one of the Onam releases of this season, has also emerged as a big hit.
In fact, Oppam was expected to emerge as an industry hit, but it was then that Mohanlal's Pulimurugan hit the theatres, which had slightly affected the run of Oppam.
Mohanlal's upcoming movie is Jibu Jacob's Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, which would hit the theatres in the month of December. The movie, is expected to make it big at the box office.