Rathinirvedam is a 2011 Malayalam coming-of-age film directed by T. K. Rajeev Kumar and starring Shweta Menon and Sreejith. The film is a remake of the 1978 film with the same name directed by Bharathan and written by P. Padmarajan. The film is produced by Suresh Kumar under the banner of Revathy Kalamandhir.The film stars Shweta Menon in the role of Rathi and Sreejith in the role of Pappu. Rathinirvedam tells the story of a young guy Pappu (Sreejith) getting obsessed with a much elder Rathi (Shwetha Menon). Pappu, who comes to spend his vacations at his mother’s village, gets attracted towards Rathi Chechi, an attraction that gets transformed into lust and ends up in a relationship that’s bound to change lives.Rathinirvedam remake was released on June 16, 2011 in 60 cinemas across Kerala.
Rathinirvedam remake got an extraordinary opening and good collection. According to public opinion from theaters and other reports, the movie is getting average reviews. The film has been made with the budget of Rs 1.55 crores has made nearly Rs. 2 crores profit in its opening week. Reports says Rathinirvedam remake has collected Rs. 3.15 at the Box Office. The producer G. Suresh Kumar is now hoping that the film would do better collection in coming weeks. Before the release, it had earned Rs 1.50 crore from television rights, while its overseas, India domestic and DVD/CD rights fetched another Rs 50 lakhs.
Report By : Nitu NT
Indian Webcasting Media [IWM]
Published: Time : 10:19 P.M /June 27, 2011