This South film raised flags at the box office.

New Delhi:

Many low-budget films in the South touch the heart. One such Malayalam film is 'Malikapuram', which was made in just Rs 10 crore but made a lot of noise at the box office. Released in 2022, 'Malikapuram' is an action adventure drama film. Vishnu Shashi Shankar is the director of the film and its story is written by Abhilash Pillai. This film can be seen on the OTT platform Disney Plus Hotstar. Apart from Unni Mukundan, Deva Nanda and Sripath, the film also stars Saiju Kurup, Ramesh Pisharody, Sampath Ram, TG Ravi, Srijit Ravi, Manoj K Jayan and Renji Panikkar.

Story of 'Malikapuram'

The entire story of this film is woven on the life of a girl named Kallu, who is eight years old and she is a devotee of Ayyappan. He wants to visit Sabarimala temple once. The story of the film is mainly about women being allowed to go to the temple for their reproductive age i.e. 10 to 50 years. But that girl is completely connected to the God there. Seeing his devotion, his cousin sets out on a journey to take him to the temple. For this, he also has to take many risks. Along the way, many of their obstacles end on their own and they also get help.

Box office collection of 'Malikapuram'

This film has been made in 10 crores. It earned 52.9 crores at the box office. This film has also received a lot of praise. This is the highest grossing film in Unni Mukundan's career. Not only this, it has been included in the biggest hit of Malayalam cinema.

Where was 'Malikapuram' shot?

There has already been a lot of controversy over the entry of women in the Sabarimala temple. When the whole story was shown in this film, people liked the concept and this is the reason why the film became a blockbuster in Malayalam. The major part of the film has been shot at Sabarimala temple and different places in Erumeli and Pathanamthitta.