Celebrations are in order for Mohanlal fans and the Pulimurugan team, as Pulimurugan is about to cross the 40 crore club soon enough. At the end of its second opening weekend, the box office gross has neared Rs 35 crore already. It was on October 7 when Mohanlal’s 4th release Pulimurugan hit theatres and if this keeps up Pulimurugan will join the 100 crore club within no time. The movie reportedly has already earned Rs 15 crore as part of its satellite rights apart from its box office collections. Even though there was a big clash with Thoppil joppan, collections have not been let down.
If Pulimurugan keeps running in the theaters till Diwali, then it’s sure to be a part of the 100 crore club. Pulimurugan has won this race hands down day 1 itself the film collected a whopping Rs 4.08 crore only to be the second movie after Rajinikanth’s Kabali to rake in this kind of collection at the Kerala box office. At end of its opening weekend, the movie had already crossed Rs 10 crore mark. It then went on to cross Rs 20 crore mark within 5 days. When Tomichan Mulakupadam decided to produce Pulimurugan , director Vysakh told him that he should be prepared to risk about Rs.10 crore. The Abu Dhabi-based producer was came and agreed to the Rs.25 crore project. Well now he surely can be happy about his decision to go forward with that risk.
Also Mohanlal – Priyan movie ‘Oppam’ already crossed 50 Crores in worldwide box office. Now Mohanlal become the only Malayalam actor who acted in two 50 Crore + Movies. Drishyam and Oppam. Soon Pulimurugan also will come in this list.