Mammootty starrer Pullikkaran Staraa, made it to the theatres on September 1, 2017. The film, directed by young film-maker Syam Dhar has opened to mixed reviews at the theatres. Pullikkaran Staraa had to face tight competitions from Njandukalude Naattil Oridavela and Prithviraj’s Adam Joan, which also made it to the theatres on the very same day. According to the reports, Pullikkaran Staraa managed to get above 100 screens, on its releasing day.
According to the latest trade reports, Mammootty’s Pullikkaran Staraa has managed to fetch approximately 4.6 Crores from its 3 days of run in Kerala. The film has had a decent start and is doing a steady business. If reports are to be believed, Pullikkaran Staraa went on to fetch 1.76 Crores on its very first day of release. Even those figures were impressive, considering the fact that the 3 big movies had made it to the theatres on the very same day.
The movie, which was released with less promotions and pre-release type, has got an average start at the box-office. It has collected over 4 Lakhs from Cochin multiplexes on its opening day. However, this is the lowest opening day figure for a Mammootty movie at Kochi multiplexes this year. At Kerala box office the movie has opened with below average review, but as per the box office reports the movie has collected approximately 0.96 Crores from Kerala box office.
The movie has got only average 70% occupancy all over Kerala from less than 400 shows. On the second day, the movie has got 83 lakhs from Kerala box office. Apart from Mammootty, Pullikkaran Staraa also features Asha Sarath, Deepthi Sathi, Dileesh Pothan, Innocent, Hareesh Kanaran etc., in importsnt roles. The film has been produced by B Rakesh under the banner Universal Cinemas.