Director Ajai Vasudev's third movie with Mammootty, Shylock, which hit theatres a few weeks ago, has entered the 50 crore club! Starring Megastar Mammootty, Shylock hit the screens on January 23.
On the first day of its release, makers expressed happiness to see a positive response from the audience. The movie opened to sold-out theatres and the audience found the film entertaining. Within a week of release, unofficial reports claimed that the movie crossed Rs 15 crore in its worldwide collection.
But, the makers chose to stay silent about the box office numbers and made no official statement. Now, the makers have announced that the movie recently entered the 50 crore club! This means that Mammootty's first release in 2020 turned out a huge success.
Directed by Ajai Vasudev, Shylock features Mammootty in the lead role of a money lender. They have worked on films like Rajadhi Raja and Masterpiece together before. Meena and Tamil actor Rajkiran are cast in titular roles in Shylock. The film continues to mint money and earns huge numbers at the box office.
Joby George has bankrolled the project under the banner of Goodwill Entertainments. Renadive is head of cinematography and Riyas K Badhar was the editor. Gopi Sundar has composed the music for the movie.