The much anticipated Shirts of this year’s biggest blockbuster The Great Father might happen at the end of this month,tentatively said to be on 29th June 2017. The Great Father is said to have made a stunning business over 60 crores from the worldwide box office run and still continues its run in two A center screens and few B and C class screens across the state completing over 70 days of run and 10400+ shows in Kerala alone.
The movie directed by debutant Haneef Adeni had earlier registered the highest day one figures for a movie in Kerala which was outnumbered by Bahubali 2 but still holds the record for the highest day one record for a Malayalam movie. The Great Father later went on to become the fastest 20 crore and 25 crore movie in Malayalam cinema history. The movie entered the 50 crore club on its 24 th day.
With numerous releases The Great Father lost a large number of screens thus satisfying with a worldwide business over 60 crores. The Great Father is also the second highest grosses for a malayalam movie in the GCC zone after the industry hit Pulimurugan which enjoyed a free run in GCC due to the lack of releases in the region as part of Theater Strikes in Kerala.The Great Father is also the biggest hit delivered by August Cinemas owned by young supremo Prithviraj, Tamil star Arya, Santhosh Sivan and Shaji Nadeshan.