Kerala Box Office : CIA Collection Report 4 Days
Dulquer Salmaan’s second release of the year CIA aka Comrade In America hit screens last Friday. The movie opened to good response from the audience, largely comprising of Dulquer’s fans.
CIA, directed by Amal Neerad was one of the most awaited films of the year. Though the reviews from critics were mixed, the actor’s huge fan base ensured that the movie had a great opening. On the first day, CIA grossed Rs 3.09 crores from the Kerala box office alone.
On the second and third day, it grossed Rs 2.89 and Rs 1.72 crores respectively. The first three days gross from the Kerala box office alone is amounted to be Rs 7.70 crores.
According to the latest collection reports, CIA has managed to gross around Rs 2.00 crores on the fourth day thus taking the overall gross from the Kerala box office to Rs 9.70 crores. After the tax pay, the net amount is estimated as Rs 7.87 crores while the producer’s share is amounted to be around Rs 4.53 crores.
This is a great opening for CIA considering the mixed reviews and it’s release amidst the Baahubali storm. The gross collections of CIA from Kerala and outside centres is nearing Rs 15 crores.
CIA, written by Pavaada fame Shibin Francis is about an young comrade’s journey through adverse conditions to the US for his girlfriend. Debutante Karthika Muraleedharan played the female lead in the movie. Siddique, John Vijay, Jinu John, Chandini Sreedharan, Soubin Shahir and Dileesh Pothen have essayed other supporting characters.
The movie is bank rolled by the director’s own production house Amal Neerad Productions.