Pulimurugan vs Thoppil Joppan – First day collection report
The first-day collection report of both Pulimurugan & Thoppil Joppan has not yet confirmed officially. Because there were many shows in the morning for the fans and extra shows after the midnight on the release day. The entire team required more time to calculate the final report because of the huge release all over Kerala. Pulimurugan & Thoppil Joppan getting good response from the viewers & especially from the family audience.
Thoppil Joppan, directed by Johny Antony, comes with the tagline of ‘50% Love, 50% Alcohol’ is a comedy entertainment. Mammootty plays the lead role of a Kottayam Achayan with Mamta Mohandas, Andrea Jeremiah and Kaviyoor Ponnamma. Mohan Lal’s Pulimurugan directed by Vyshak is a drama set in the forests. Mohan Lal played a tribal man in search of an elusive tiger. The cast includes Kamalinee Mukherjee, Lal, Suraj Venjiramoodu, Siddique, Kannada actor Kishore and Telugu actor Jagapathi Babu.
Pulimurugan released in 214 screens in Kerala and it had around 900 shows completed on its first day. As per the approximate report, Pulimurugan earned 4 crores+ on its first day and this becomes highest first day grosser in the history of Mollywood. And Thoppil Joppan earned approximately 1.5 crores+ on the first day. Anyway, we have to wait till the official confirmation for the opening day gross of these movies to get the actual picture.