Puthan Panam, the much-awaited Mammootty-Ranjith movie hit the theatres on April 12th, Wednesday. The movie, which revolves around the demonetization and related issues, has been receiving mixed to positive reviews from the audiences.
As per the reports of the trade analysts, Puthan Panam has made a decent opening at the Kerala box office, by making a gross collection of 1.80 Crores. It is undoubtedly a good opening, as the movie was released on a working day.
Reportedly, Puthan Panam has also made a share of 87 Lakhs from the Kerala box office on its releasing day. The Mammootty-Ranjith movie has been released in about 135 theatres all over Kerala, as the actor's Vishu special release.
The trade experts and makers expect that Puthan Panam will be able to make a decent first-weekend gross collection. As it is the festival season, the movie is expected to get a pretty long weekend run at the releasing centres.
Puthan Panam, which revolves around the demonetization and how it affected the lives of the people in the various classes of society, stars Mammootty in the role of Nithyananda Shenoy, a Kasargode-based businessman.
The megastar has used pure Kasargode dialect in the movie, which marked his 15th association with the actor-director Ranjith. Puthan Panam is produced by Ranjith, Abraham Mathew, and Arun Narayanan, for 3 Color Cinema.