Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea is the upcoming and much-anticipated movie of the king of the Malayalam film industry Mohanlal and the cinema already postponed a couple of times due to the outbreak of the coronavirus and now it is said that the movie will be released on August 12. Now the director of the cinema Priyadarshan revealed his decision about the movie in an interview and confirms that it will be released in theatres before any other platforms. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out the interview of the veteran director Priyadarshan.
In an interview of the director of the cinema with Sify, and he asked Which OTT platform will pay me ₹150 Cr for the upcoming Marakkar’s digital premiere rights? That would include the cost of production of the cinema and the landing cost of the film which was scheduled to release in 5 languages on 5000 screens worldwide.
The upcoming cinema has been made for a theatrical experience for mass audiences and said that he is ready to wait for another six months for the film to release at the theatres.
It is worth mentioning that the cinema now rescheduled for the fourth time, as it was believed to be released on March 26, 2020, but the outbreak of the coronavirus made the filmmakers postpone the release. Then it was set to release on March 26, 2021, and again coronavirus played its move and then the movie is set to release on May 13 and now the movie has been postponed once again.
Now it is announced that the Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea will be released on August 12 and the same will be released in theatre to provide an amazing theatrical experience to the audience.
Having said that, the upcoming Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea already bagged National Award for the best feature film of 2019. The movie also received awards for the best special effects and best costume design.
The movie is directed by the veteran director Priyadarshan, the cinema features a rich cast of Mohanlal, Manju Warrier, Suniel Shetty, Keerthi Suresh, Arjun Sarja, Suhasini, Prabhu, Siddique, Nedumudi Venu, Innocent, Mukesh, Pranav Mohanlal, and Kalyani Priyadarshan.
The plot of the upcoming Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea is the period-drama is set in 16th century and the same is based on the life of Kunjali Marakkar IV, the naval chief of the Zamorin.
So let’s wait for the movie and we would like to know your thoughts about the same in the comments section below.