Box Office: Opening Day Collection of Oppam
The much-awaited movie “Oppam,” starring superstar Mohanlal, was released in 104 screens in Kerala on Thursday, Sept. 8. The directorial venture of popular film-maker Priyadarshan will hit the screens outside the state on Friday. The crime thriller, in which Mohanlal plays the role of a visually-challenged man, has been making headlines ever since it was announced, as “Oppam” marks the reunion of the actor-director duo. Though their previous outing “Geethanjali” failed to make a mark at the Kerala box office in 2013, viewers are eagerly waiting for “Oppam” since the team has delivered many blockbusters earlier.
“Oppam,” which also stars Baby Meenakshi in a leading role, is expected to open to a positive response from the audience as the movie’s trailer and song video have already impressed the masses. The film stars Vimala Raman and Anusree in the female lead roles. “Oppam” has been bankrolled by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner of Aashirwad Cinemas in association with Max Lab. It has locked horns with actor Prithviraj Sukumaran and director Jeethu Joseph’s revenge thriller “Oozham” at the Kerala box office.
According to the sources, Oppam opens to Gud/superb reviews !! May become blockbuster !! Oozham getting gud reviews and Irumugan getting avg-abv avg reviews !! On the opening day, as predicted Oppam recorded almost 60% of occupancy in Kerala and registered the outstanding business of 1.56 crores from there. From Karnataka and other regions of the country, it has reported around 0.47 crores*. With this total domestic opening collection of the movie has become 2.03 crores* net.
*Final numbers awaited..!!