Ramaleela has taken a massive opening in the Kerala Box Office .The political thriller Ramaleela starring Dileep, who has been arrested in the actress attack case, has won the hearts of fans.
Ramaleela released on September 28 in 191 theatres in South India,collected around Rs 4.81 crore in the first two days from Kerala after cinegoers and fans flooded the theatres. Opening day Ramaleela collected Rs 2,41,23,603 as Kerala gross.
Ramaleela, directed by debutant filmmaker Arun Gopy, has impressed movie buffs with the essential ingredients of a political thriller. The film, which was made on a budget of Rs 16 crore, ran into trouble after the arrest of its hero Dileep in the actress attack case on July 10. The release was delayed twice, with the makers waiting for Dileep’s release from jail.
However, the actor’s bail plea has been denied four times already.
Finally, the producer Tomichan Mulakuppadam and director Arun Gopy decided to release the film with an appeal – “don’t shun the film”.
In Ramaleela, Dileep is playing the role of a lawyer-turned-Communist legislator who joins a rival party after he has a difference of opinion with the party chief.
The film, scripted by Sachy, has tailored sequences and dialogues that satisfy Dileep fans, who are rejoicing at the release of the film.
Dileep in his bail application alleged that he was the victim of a conspiracy between police officials and his ex-wife Manju Warrier and trapped in the actress case without any evidence. However, the police has produced more than 100 evidences against him in a sealed cover. The police will file the chargesheet against him in the actress attack case within 90 days.