Shylock features Mammootty as the lead actor. The film was released across the country on the 23rd of January 2020. In the first three days, the film has collected around ₹12 Crores in the first three days of its release. On the fourth day of its release, the film is reported to collect ₹4 Crores in terms of net collection.
Hence, the overall collection of Shylock in the first four days of its release is around ₹16 Crores. The worldwide collection of Shylock in four days is around ₹20 crores whereas the overseas collection of the film is around ₹7 Crores in the first three days.
4 Days Box-office collection
Day 1: ₹4.90 Crores
Day 2: ₹3.70 Crores
Day 3: ₹5.00 Crores
Day 4: ₹4.00 Crores
Moreover, the overall occupancy of the film is around 49% on the fourth day (26th January 2020). In Kerala, the film has earned around ₹10 Crores so far. The Mega Star, Mammootty’s recently released film was also released in Malayalam and Tamil language. Also, the film has been getting a significant response from places such as Chennai, Cochin, Vellore among others.
Previously, it was predicted that Shylock is all set to earn around ₹15-20 Crores in the first weekend. Since the beginning of 2020, there weren’t any significant films released in the Mollywood film industry. There is a highly likely chance that the film will run swiftly in theatres for another 15-20 days.
Several reports are suggesting that the film has received mixed reviews from notable critics around the country. Even the long-time fans of Mammootty have revealed that the film has a very basic story and the unique selling point of the film is typical Mammootty moments which made fans go gaga for in theatres. The thriller drama has been directed & written by Ajai Vasudev and it features Siddique, Meena, Raj Kiran and Mammootty in prominent roles.