Mohanlal at untouchable heights and Emperor of Box office records for a reason!
From 1986, in the year which Mohanlal had become a Super Star in Mollywood, he remained at the Numero Uno position here. Even though we saw many stars emerging and fading in Malayalam Cinema, he remained unscathed by time as the people here carries Mohanlal in their heart like an emotion. His fan base increased with years and even in his worst years, no other can even think of surpassing Mohanlal in terms of star power here. That is the cult fan following he have here and the impact he has on the people Kerala is exceptional. We all know the fact when coming to acting skills, he is probably the greatest ever we witnessed on Silver Screens in India. Now we can check some records which make him the undisputed emperor of box office records here in Mollywood.
Mohanlal is the star who introduced the 2 crore, 3 crores, 5 crores, 10 crores, 15 crore clubs in Mollywood box office through movies like Irupatham Noottand, Chithram, Kilukkam, Chandralekha, Narasimham etc. When Malayalam Cinema crossed first 30 crores with Twenty20 as well, Mohanlal played the lead in it even though it is said to be a multi-starrer. Then he introduced the 50 crore club to Mollywood with Drishyam. His movie Chithram is the flick which ran for the most number of days in Kerala with regular shows, as it ran for 366 days here. With Pulimurugan, he had opened the 100 crore club here. Pulimurugan is the highest first day grosser, first weekend grosser, single day grosser, fastest 10, 20, 30, 50 crores grosser in Mollywood as well. Now he had three 50 crores earning Solo movies in Mollywood alone. Pulimurugan also made all-time biggest records in all the major cities, Single screens and multiplexes in Kerala as well. His movies like Manichithra Thazhu, Drishyam etc are the films which remade to the most number of Indian languages as well.
He had two 100 crore grossing movies in his career as his Telugu movie Janatha Garage also grossed 100 crores this year. He had done a business near 300 crores in the box office with his 3 movies in 60 day time and that is a never seen before record in Indian Cinema as well. In overseas market too, no others from Mollywood can boast of any records as he holds them all.