Mangaluru, Jan 3, 2016: Tulu movie Chandikori by Bolli Movies entered the 100th day of its screening on Saturday. Director and Actor Devadas Kapikad informed that to commemorate the success of the movie, a function will be held at Town Hall on January 4.
With the patronage of the people, Devadas Kapikad said that it has attained this good fortune. Briefing media, he said that only a few of the 60-odd Tulu movies released have achieved this feat. All stakeholders of the movie will be honoured at the function, he added.
Records : The movie has been running successfully at Kalpana theatre in Udupi and Suchitra talkies and Big Cinemas in Mangaluru the last 100 days. The box office at Suchitra has witnessed a record-breaking collection with an average daily collection of Rs 1 lakh. ‘Chandikori’ has also is also the first Tulu movie to run for 100 days in any theatre in Udupi. The movie has reached 50 days at Nataraj theatre, Surathkal.
A recent screening of the movie in London attracted 175 viewers and plans are afoot to organise a second screening for those who missed it. The movie has been screened in Kuwait, Bahrain as well and plans are on to screen it in Dubai, Qatar, Muscat and Australia.