Kasaba 2nd Day Box Office Collection
Actor Mammootty’s latest release “Kasaba” has opened to a tremendous response at the box office in Kerala. It was released on Thursday, July 7 as an Eid treat to the fans of the megastar. It is now said to have shattered the existing records of the highest opening day grossing movie in Malayalam. On the opening day, Kasaba had witnessed the overall occupancy of 55% across the country and minted the amount of only 2.48 crore. On the next day, being Friday the film has received slightly higher response and raked the business of 1.49 crores as its second day collection. Till the end of 2 days, total collection of Kasaba is recorded as 3.97 crores.
Going by the figures, the Mammootty-starrer has become the highest opening day grosser in Malayalam, breaking the records of Dulquer Salmaan’s “Kali,” “Charlie” and Mohanlal’s “Loham.” Director Sameer Thahir’s “Kali” was said to have collected almost Rs. 2.33 crore on its first day, while “Loham” and Martin Prakkat-directed “Charlie” are believed to have earned Rs. 2.14 crore and Rs. 2.06, respectively, on their first day at the Kerala box office.
Despite locking horns with Salman Khan’s “Sultan,” Asif Ali’s “Anuraga Karikkin Vellam,” Kunchacko Boban, Jayasurya, Amala Paul’s “Shajahanum Pareekuttiyum” and Manju Warrier’s “Karinkunnam 6’s,” the action thriller has now emerged as the winner among the Eid releases. However, the social media response hints that the movie has impressed only the fans of the megastar.
It is said to be a film that shows the heroism of the megastar, who has donned the police uniform for a movie after a gap of five years. Owning to the thunderous opening, the screen counts have been increased in many places. The movie, produced by Alice George under the banner of Goodwill Entertainment, has also been released in Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad.