Drishyam, the biggest hit of 2013, has once again become the talk of the town and this time for another reason. The movie has become the first film in Malayalam to enter the Rs 50 crore club. Directed by Jeethu Joseph, the movie has also won the Best Movie award for the year 2013 and many more awards.
Drishyam told a very simple but, a happening story. People were all praise for the unbeatable script of the film, which was written by none other than the director himself. The movie told about a hardworking farmer, who is an orphan. He lives contentedly with his wife and two daughters when an unexpected misfortune hits their family. How he manages to save his family from it is the movie all about.
The movie was produced by Anthony Perumbavoor, under the banner of Aashirvaad Cinemas. The total budget of the movie was approximately five crores and now, the total gross of the movie has crossed oevr fifty crores of rupees, which is indeed the first time for any Malayalam movie.
Drishyam reached the fifty crore club including theater collections, audio-video satellite rights, remake rights and world gross. It is still running successfully all over the released theaters, which clerly indicates the hype of the movie even now. Now, the movie is getting remakes in all the languages including Hindi and Kamal Hassan will reprise Mohanlal in the Tamil and Hindi versions.