The film The Kerala Story, released amidst all the controversies, collected ₹ 7.5 crores on the first day. The figures of this film, made on a budget of about 28 crores, can be considered quite spectacular. A petition was filed from the High Court to the Supreme Court regarding the release of the film, but the court rejected these petitions.
The Kerala Story 2023
Now the film has also been released as well as has achieved a tremendous opening. Even in the case of the First Day Collection, it has left behind the films of Akshay Kumar and Karthik Aryan.
Theaters have to increase shows and expect strong earnings on weekends
According to industry tracker Sacnilk, according to the early figures coming in, the film has already collected ₹7.5 crores at the box office. According to the information, in view of the increasing audience, many theaters have increased extra shows.
The weekend has started, so on Saturday and Sunday, the film can earn very well. Mouth publicity regarding the film has increased a lot. People are watching this film by associating it with The Kashmir Files. Made in a low budget, The Kashmir Files had collected more than ₹300 crores.
Became the Fifth Biggest Opener of 2023
The collection of Hindi films this year has been pretty mediocre so far. May has started but till now there are only five films which have got a good opening on the first day. Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathan took the biggest opening in history with ₹55 crore. Salman’s Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan is at number two with ₹15.81 crore.
Ranbir Kapoor starrer Tu Jhoothi Main Makkar is the third-highest opener of the year with ₹15.73 crore. Whereas Ajay Devgan’s Bhola is at number four with ₹11.20 crore. Now The Kerala Story has also come at number five in this list with ₹7.5 crores.
Selfie and Shehzada were also left behind
The special thing is that it has left behind the opening day collection of Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi starrer film Selfie and Karthik Aryan-Kriti Sanon starrer film Shahzada.
While Selfie took an opening of ₹2.55 crore, Shehzada collected a first-day collection of ₹6 crore. Even another such controversial film The Kashmir Files collected ₹3.5 crore on its first day of release.
What is the story of the film, why is there a ruckus?
The Kerala Story is directed by filmmaker Sudipto Sen. The film is in controversy regarding its story. The matter went up to the Supreme Court against its release. However, the court refused to stop the release of the film. The story of the film is based on the conversion of girls.
The Kerala Story Box Office Collection
As per the reports, it is expected that The Kerala Story will perform well at the box office. The box office collection for the first day of The Kerala Story was around 3.5 crore. If reports are to be believed, the movie can earn around 50–60 crores in its first week of release.
It is shown in the film how the terrorist organization ISIS recruits girls into its terror group by luring them. Talking about the film, the director of the film, Sudipto Sen, said that when someone loves someone and accepts another religion for him, then there is no problem in it, but when the conversion is being done with a specific intention, then It is very important to show it.
There is a Nubra Valley in front of the Hindukush and Karakoram Mountains, where the makers created the ISIS camp.
Sudipto said – 32 thousand people were converted
‘I did research on this subject for seven years. Then for the last two-three years, I kept doing research with Vipul Shah, who is my producer. I had also made a documentary, it had also received an award from London.
The Kerala Story Release Date
#TheKeralaStory in cinemas on 5th May. Trailer Out tomorrow#VipulAmrutlalShah @sudiptoSENtlm @Aashin_A_Shah @sunshinepicture @adah_sharma @iyogitabihani @soniabalani9 @SiddhiIdnani #VijayKrishna @pachauripranay @pranavmisshra #SunshinePictures #adahsharma pic.twitter.com/bSSROwxFeN
— Adah Sharma (@adah_sharma) April 25, 2023
The movie, The Kerala Story, is fully ready for the audience to watch, and it has finally been released in theatres worldwide on May 5, 2023. The makers of the movie announced the release date through social media platforms.
2023 The Kerala Story OTT
The makers of “The Kerala Story” are yet to make any formal announcement on the OTT release of the film. However, a few reports have claimed that “The Kerala Story” would release on the OTT platform a few months after the film’s theatrical run.
The Kerala Story 2023 Trailer
The official trailer of “The Kerala Story” was posted on YouTube by Sunshine Pictures – A Vipul Amrutlal Shah Production.
The Kerala Story Director, Cast
“The Kerala Story” is directed by Sudipto Sen and produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah.
While Adah Sharma played the lead role in “The Kerala Story“, Yogita Bihani, Sonia Balani, Siddhi Idnani, Vijay Krishna, Pranay Pachauri, and Pranav Mishra have played pivotal roles.
Q1. What is The Kerala Story’s Release Date?
A1. “The Kerala Story” release date is on May 5, 2023.
Q2. Will “Kerala.
A2. “The Kerala Story” is expected to release on OTT soon.