Mohanlal starrer ‘Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea’ directed by Priyadarshan will quickly be proven on OTT because the epic movie has been reportedly purchased by Amazon Prime Video at a worth between Rs. 90 crore and 100 crore.
Unconfirmed stories attributed to the producer of the film, Antony Perumbavoor, acknowledged that this was one of the crucial pricey purchases by Amazon in India.
The film, in response to trade sources is likely one of the costliest productions ever in Malayalam cinema with a price range of Rs 100 crore.
If the film is purchased by Amazon for Rs 90 crore to 100 crores, then the satellite tv for pc rights of the film would fetch good revenue for the producer.
Antony Perumbavoor had on Friday mentioned that he had tried his degree greatest to indicate the film on the large display screen however even after a number of rounds of conferences with theater homeowners, a last determination couldn’t be reached and therefore he and his workforce had determined to promote the film on OTT.
Kerala movie producers affiliation head C. Sureshkumar had mentioned that the producers of the film and the affiliation had held a number of rounds of conferences with the movie exhibitors however no resolution may very well be arrived at.
Movie exhibitors affiliation head Anchal Jayakumar had mentioned, “Now we have held discussions and we had promised Rs 15 crore and 500 screens for the producer however they insist on extra and we can’t afford that. Theaters will stay an indispensable a part of the Malayalam movie trade and we can’t be cowed down by such actions.”