'The Kerala Story' to be released in America, banned in West Bengal, read - four big updates

The Kerala Story To Release Worldwide: The Kerala Story is directed by Sudipto Sen and produced by Vipul Amritlal Shah. The film was released in theatres on Friday last week and did a great opening weekend collection.

May 9, 2023 - 08:26
'The Kerala Story' to be released in America, banned in West Bengal, read - four big updates

Producer Vipul Amritlal Shah's Sudipto Sen-directed film 'The Kerala Story' is currently creating riots across the country. From social media to politics, 'The Kerala Story' is the talk of the town. People have thronged the theaters to watch the film and those who could not make it are talking about it.
Different ideologies are emerging regarding The Kerala Story. Some are calling it a propaganda film, while there are many people who are shocked by the atrocities on innocent girls and are supporting it. Politics is constantly heating up regarding the film. Let us tell you, 4 big updates came after the release of the film.
The Kerala Story is doing exceptionally well in India. Now the film is being released worldwide. This information was given by the film's lead actress Ada Sharma through Twitter. Actually, a user asked her how can she watch the film in America. On this, Ada wrote that the film is releasing in theatres across the world on 12th May. Apart from America, The Kerala Story will also be released in UK and France.
On Monday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a ban on the film in the state. Mamta argued behind this that the film is being banned to prevent any kind of hatred, or violence and to maintain peace in the state. At the same time, the producer of the film Vipul Shah said that if this happens then we will take legal action.
The Kerala Story was released across the cinema halls on 5 May with an A certificate. The film performed brilliantly at the box office taking an opening of around 8 crores. After this, on the basis of mouth publicity, there was a tremendous jump in the collections on Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, the film made a strong collection of about 11 crores and on Sunday, about 16 crores, together with which the film collected 35 crores nett in the opening weekend.
While the film has been banned in West Bengal, it has already become tax-free in Madhya Pradesh. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced this through a video. Announcing this on Saturday, he said that the film shows the sinister face of love jihad, conversion and terror. More and more people should see the film.

Muskan Kumawat Journalist & Writer