If ‘word of mouth’ is the best self-working marketing tool which catapult a movie into a block buster, Kumalangi Nights will be a runaway hit. By this time, the collection record gave the verdict that this Fahad Faasil-starrer is a hit.
The film is currently running in all packed theatres across Kerala. The film directed by Madhu C Narayanan, has earned excellent reviews from both critics and audiences like.
The film starred Shane Nigam, Fahadh Faasil and Soubin Shahir in important roles. The story is a leaf out of ordinary lives. The film which is set against the backdrop of a small fishing island, quietly follows the lives of the love-hate relationship of four brothers and their struggles in life. The makes us laugh at the miseries of this family.
The brothers Saji (Soubin Shahir), Bony (Sreenath Bhasi), Bobby (Shane Nigam) and Frankie live in an incomplete hut and their lives are pathetic. Barring Frankie, all the other brothers have absolutely no inclination towards anything in life, therefore end up fighting most of the times. When Bobby falls in love with Baby, Shammi’s (Fahadh Faasil) sister-in-law, it sets the stage for a collision course that changes the lives of everyone involved.
Fahad Faasil’s Shammi Chettan is creating wave in theatres. Punch diologues of movies are also a riot hit and a viral on social media. Actor Abhirami tweeted: If you're a malayalee and haven't watched #KumbalangiNights, get your ticket NOW. It is one of the most cerebral movies cloaked in oodles of soul and leaves you drenched in emotions.
Following the new trend of film directors and actors turned into producers, Kumbalangi Nightis was jointly produced by Dileesh Pothan, Fahadh Faasil, and Syam Pushkaran. The film has registered a very good total of Rs 4.8 cr from Kerala alone. It earned Rs 3.95 cr from the UAE-GCC belt alone, which is just Rs 90 lakhs lesser than its Kerala gross.