Pulimurugan enters 100 crore club
As expected Mohanlal starer action movie ‘Puli Murugan’ became the first movie from Mollywood to enter 100 crore club. The movie took only 31 days to achieve this feat. The movie has thrashed every single record of malayalam film industry till now and placed itself at the top. Even after one month, the movie is running housefull shows and special shows.
The movie had collected more than 60 crore rupees from kerala. The rest of India collection grossed to a whooping 17 crores. Thus the total Indian collection is approximately 77 crores. The movie was released in gulf countries three days back and collected over 13 crores in this short period of time. The split up of collection in gulf countries are
* UAE region – 9.82 crores
* Bahrain – 1.09 crore
* Kuwait – 1 crore
* Qatar – 1.13 crore
*Oman – 86.10 lakhs
Prior to the release itself, the movie had earned over 15 crores from satellite and overseas distribution rights. Thus the total collection of the movie is above 105 crores. One thing to note is that the movie has been released in various European countries and the collection from these centres is not added to this. European collection is yet to announce.
The makers of the movie have officially released 100 crore posters. This is an historic moment for malayalam film industry. Definitely the film will urge many people to come forward and make big budgeted films in Mollywood.