Pulimurugan has set the box office on fire. The Mohanlal starrer has made a gargantuan opening at the Kerala box office, thrashing all the previous records.
Reportedly, the film garnered 4.05 Crores on its opening day itself. The film eclipsed the record set by Mammootty starrer Kasaba. Mammootty's film had minted 2.48 Crores on its opening day.
Here, we list some of the upcoming Malayalam movies, which have the ability to break the initial collection records set by Mohanlal's Pulimurugan. Read on..
Prithviraj's Karnan is becoming bigger day-by-day. The film, which would be directed by R S Vimal is touted to be one of the costliest films, ever made in India. Reportedly, the film would be made under a budget of 250 Crores.
Lucifer would mark the directorial debut of Prithviraj. The film would have Mohanlal in the lead role, and the movie has been in the limelight, since its announcement. This ambitious project is sure to garner big initials.
The Great Father
The Great Father, is the upcoming film of Mammootty. The film produced by August Cinema is said to be in the lines of a stylish thriller. The first look poster of the film also indicates the same. The film has good amount of hype associated with it and definitely has the capability to grab huge initial collections.
Dulquer Salmaan-Amal Neerad Movie
Dulquer Salmaan would be seen in the role of a youngster named Aji Mathew, in this yet-to-be-titled film. The upcoming film is one of the most-awaited ones of the recent times. The combo of Dulquer Salmaan and Amal Neerad, is sure to bring in the masses and coupling it with the star power of Dulquer Salmaan, huge initial collections are guaranteed.
Kayamkulam Kochunni is yet another ambitious Malayalam project, which would be made with a huge budget. The film starring Nivin Pauly in the lead role would be directed by Rosshan Andrrews under the script written by Bobby-Sanjay duo. The film has the big star cast and stellar crew, which are enough to guarantee a huge initial collection.
It is for the first time that a Malayalam movie is crossing the 4-Crore mark at the Kerala box office on its opening day itself. Previously, Rajinikanth's Kabali did cross the figure by grossing 4.27 Crores on its first day, at the Kerala box office.
Meanwhile, Pulimurugan is going rock-steady at the box office. The extended weekend has helped the movie in fetching gold at the box office. The film has got generally positive reviews from the viewers.
Pulimurugan, directed by Vysakh has been made under a budget of 24 Crores. Apart from Mohanlal, the film also features Kamalini Mukherjee, Jagapathi Babu, Lal, Bala, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Makarand Deshpande, Kishore, Vinu Mohan, Siddique etc., in prominent roles.