Pulimurugan is the biggest movie ever in Mohanlal’s career. The movie directed by Vysakh was previously scheduled to release on July 7th. However, it was postponed. Udayakrishan of Udayakrishna-Siby duo writes the screenplay of the movie produced by Tomichan Mulakupadam under his porduction company Mulakupadam Films. The movie will hit the theatres on October 7th.
The film will release in 160 theatres in Kerala and 165 theatres outside Kerala. Earlier it was planned to release the movie in 200 theatres inside Kerala, but Mohanlal didn’t want the collection of Priyadarshan movie ‘Oppam’, which is currently in theatres, to be affected due to the new release.
‘Pulimurugan’ has got a clean U certificate from the censor board. The film’s runtime is 2hrs 37 minute. The Telugu version of the movie will be released later in about 300 centres. The first show of the film will start from 8 am. Fans have already booked all tickets for the first shows in many centres.
The movie has been produced with a budget of 25 crores. Gopi Sunder handles the scores and Shaji Kumar the cinematography. Peter Hein does the fight choreography. Mohanlal said in an interview that the film contains an animal as the antagonist and story goes through the emotions of human and the animal. Kamalini Mukherjee, Namitha, Jagapati Babu, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Bala etc. comes in important roles.