The Great Father, which hit the theatres yesterday (March 30, 2017) has made a thunderous opening, as expected. The expectations were huge on this Mammootty starrer's box office performance and it is nice to see The Great Father making a merry at the box office.
As reported earlier, The Great Father has registered the best opening day collections for a Mammootty starrer. The film that fetched 4.31 Crores on its opening day is also the highest day 1 grosser in Kerala, considering the films of all languages.
Even in the past, Mammootty movies have made a whopping opening at the box office. His star value and hype associated with most of his movies guarantee a good opening at the box office.
It is his recent release The Great Father, which is leading the pack as far as the top opening day grossers of Mammootty is concerned. Here, we list the other best opening day grossers of Mammootty.
Kasaba, which was Mammootty's most awaited movie releases of the year 2016, did have a thunderous start at the box office. Fans and audiences gave a grand welcome to this Mammootty starrer, which released in a good number of theatres. The movie fetched 2.48 Crores on its opening day and did set a record back then, which was later broken by Pulimurugan.
Gangster marked the second association of Aashiq Abu and Mammootty. The hype surrounding this film was phenomenal and a huge opening for the film was guaranteed. The film made it to the theatres during the Vishu season of 2014 and made an opening day collection of approximately 1.90 Crores, which was a huge one, back then.
Bhaskr The Rascal (2015)
Well, Bhaskar The Rascal is one of the biggest hits of Mammootty in the last 5 years. The film, which targeted the family audiences had an overwhelming opening at the box office. The movie minted approximately 1.60 Crores on its opening day.
Thoppil Joppan (2016)
Thoppil Joppan was released along with Mohanlal starrer Pulimurugan, which did get the major chunk of theatres. Despite facing a stiff competition from Pulimurugan, Thoppil Joppan had a decent opening at the box office as the movie minted 1.55 Crores on Day 1 itself.
Puthiya Niyamam (2016)
Puthiya Niyamam, which was the actor's first release of the year 2016, was welcomed in a decent way by the audiences. According to the reports, the Mammootty starrer made a decent openingby fetch above 1.20 Crores on its opening day.
There is no questioning the power of Mammootty at the box office and the grand opening that The Great Father has received now underlines that fact. Well, we hope that The Great Father would go on to make it big at the box office and provide Mammootty, with a real big hit.