The first mega-budget film of the Malayalam industry has been released in theaters today. The film is directed by Priyadarshan. This war film had to go through a lot of struggle to be released on the theatre. Finally, on December 2, the hard work of the makers paid off and now the film has hoisted the flags of success at the box office.
Know How is The Film Mega-Budget Film Marakkar
Many makers have digitally released their films due to the closure of theaters due to Corona, while there have been some makers who have waited a long two years for the theaters to open. It would not be wrong to say that this film really deserves a theatrical release. Because its visuals have become really alive. The biggest thing is that the film has already earned 100 crores before its release. The reason for this is the advance booking of the film.
What is The Story of The Movie Marakkar
The story of this period drama is woven in such a way that its main lead Mohanlal Kunjali Marakkar who plays the Commander in Chief of the Raja of Kozhikode. Pranav Mohanlal who plays the younger character has gone through the trauma of the death of his mother and the entire family in his childhood. Gradually become the messiah of the people there. They fight for the rights of the people. The king of Kozhikode later takes the help of Kunjali to fight the Portuguese.
The First Day’s Earnings Were so Many Crores
Directed by Priyadarshan and produced under the banner of Antony Perambavoor, the film released in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada as well as Hindi. The film Marakkar has made a great collection on the very first day as soon as it is released. According to the film makers, ‘Marakkar’ earned 15 crores on the first day. The film’s lead actor Mohanlal tweeted and said that Marakkar will be released on 4100 screens worldwide and its 16000 shows will be shown daily. It has also been claimed through the same poster that this is the first Indian film to have collected 100 crores in advance booking before its release.
The Film Reached The Club of 100 Crores Without its Release
This is the first time in the history of the film that a film has earned Rs 100 crore even before its release. The South Indian film Marakkar – Lion of the Arabian Sea has created a record. Superstar Mohanlal is the lead hero of this film. At the same time, Bollywood actor Sunil Shetty will also be seen playing an important role in the movie. The film is scheduled to release in theaters on Thursday, December 2.
100 Crores Collection Only Through Advance Booking
The makers have claimed that the film has collected Rs 100 crore only through advance booking. Apart from Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, this film will also be released in Hindi. People are so desperate to see the film that they took the film to the club of 100 crores without its release. The producer of this film is Priyadarshan. The story of the film Marakkar is based in the life of Navy Chief Mohammad Ali aka Kunjali Marakkar. South actor Mohanlal Kunjali is playing the character of Markkar in this film. Along with this, actor Suniel Shetty has also played the role of a strong warrior.
6000 Shows Will be Shown Daily
The film has been produced in Antony Perambavoor. Seeing its poster, it seems that the film is going to be full of action. Mohanlal shared information about the film. He told that Marakkar will be released on 4100 screens across the world. 16000 shows will be shown daily. Along with this, it has been claimed on the poster that this is the first Indian film, which has entered the 100 crore club through advance booking before its release.
The Film is Based on The Life of Navy Chief Mohammad Ali
The film is based on the life of Navy Chief Mohammad Ali aka Kunjali Marakkar. Its story is related to Kozhikode of 17th century. Mohanlal plays the character of Kundli Marakkar, an Admiral of the Marine Fleet of the Calicut Dynasty. Manju Warrier, Arjun Sarja will also be seen in this film.
Suniel Shetty Will Have a Vital Role in The Film
Actor Suniel Shetty shared the first look of his upcoming film ‘Markkad the Lion of the Arabian Sea’ on his social media. In which he is seen in the role of a warrior. He is visible for a grown beard, an iron protective shield on his body, and a sword in his hands. If news is to be believed, then this look of Suniel Shetty is inspired from the Hollywood film ‘Troy’.