Both the films, Ram's 'Peranbu' and Mahi V Raghav's YSR biopic 'Yatra', released this February.

Suriya lauds Mammootty for Peranbu and Yatra
Flix Kollywood Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 16:53

What a way to begin the year for Mammootty! The megastar has had two film releases so far and both the films are doing well at the box office besides being critically acclaimed. His films Peranbu andYatra hit the marquee this February and both films are being raved about not only by film buffs but by celebs as well.

On Mammootty’s choice of films and success, actor Suriya had tweeted: “Recently #Peranbu n now #Yatra so many feedbacks and what a varied choice @mammukka ... Thank you team for inspiring us with this truth and purity of cinema! All respects.”

To this, Mammootty had tweeted back, “Thank you Suriya ! Love to you and family ! The teams of both films would be delighted to hear this !”

Director Ram’s Peranbu premiered at the International Film Festival of Rotterdam (IFFR) last year and received positive response. It was then screened at the Shanghai International Film Festival to an extremely good response which has made its release in India highly anticipated. The film, starring Mammootty in the lead, was also screened at the 49th International Film Festival of and was highly appreciated by the delegates.

Yuvan Shankar Raja has composed music for this flick with Theni Eswar wielding the camera and Suriya Pradhaman editing. The film is bankrolled by PL Thenappan under his banner Sri Rajalakshmi Films. Peranbu is a bilingual that released in Tamil and Malayalam simultaneously.

Yatra has Mammootty playing the late Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, YS Rajasekar Reddy. Directed by Mahi V Raghav, the film was produced by Vijay Chilla and Shashi Devireddy under the banner 70 MM Pictures. The film has raked in Rs 10 crore gross worldwide in its first two day, earning Rs 5.55 crore on its opening day itself. Its technical crew includes K for music, Sathyan Sooryan for cinematography and A Sreekar Prasad for editing.

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