Thoppil Joppan Second Day Collection
Friday, October 7, witnessed a massive box office clash between Malayalam actors Mohanlal and Mammootty as their big budget movies Pulimurugan and Thoppil Joppan hit screens creating history. Even though both the superstars’ movies have opened to positive response from the audience, it is Mohanlal’s action thriller Pulimurugan, which has emerged as the winner among the Puja releases. The Vysakh directorial, which enthralls the audience and fans of Mohanlal with never-seen-before action sequences, has made a good collection on the opening day at the Kerala box office leaving the Mammootty-starrer behind.
Thoppil Joppan, which only had 26 shows on the first day of its theatrical run at the multiplexes in Kochi, has earned a collection of Rs. 6.88 lakh with just 76.50 percent theatre occupancy. While Pulimurugan opened to 36 housefull shows in PVR Cinemas, Cinepolis, Cinemax, Pan Cinemas,Q Cinemas and Cinepolis VIP, the Johny Antony directorial Thoppil Joppan had only eight full packed shows at the Kochi multiplexes. On its very first day, Thoppil Joppan has received the overall occupancy of 45% across the country on Malayalam screens and minted the amount of 1.60 crore*.
At Kerala box office, the film has received much better response and has grossed well. On Saturday being weekend and due to favorable buzz, Thoppil Joppan witnessed decent growth in its occupancy and added the amount of 1.80 crores* to its account. With this, its 2 days total collection has become 3.45 crores* on domestic box office. It is positively expected to gain more on Sunday.
The movie, which stars Mamta Mohandas and Andrea Jeremiah in female lead roles, has an ensemble cast including Kaviyoor Ponnamma, Salim Kumar, Mohan Jose, Saju Navodaya, Harisree Ashokan, Renji Panicker, Sreejith Ravi, Sohan Seenulal, Jude Anthany Joseph, Alencier Lay and Suresh Krishna. Thoppil Joppan is the production venture of Grand Film Corporation and is expected to make a tremendous opening day business owing to the fabulous fan following Mammootty enjoys throughout the country.