After their big hit 'Hello' with Mohanlal, and "Thilakkam" & "Pujabi House" with Dileep, the director duo of slapstick comedies Rafi and Mecartin are getting ready with the new movie with the title 'China Town'. This time, the movie will be a multistarrer which have Janapriya Priya Nayakan Dileep & Jayaram, with great comedy timing in the lead roles with Universal Star Mohanlal.
This is the third time Mohan Lal and Dileep would be sharing the screen space, the first being Twenty:20, the biggest multi-starrer movie Mollywood has ever seen. Kavya Madhavan, Poonam Bajva and the new face Dipasha, a Mumbai Beauty would be seen romancing our superstars. Kavya Madhavan and Mohan Lal come together after Madambi.
The movie tells the tale of the three people from different parts of Kerala who go to the China Town in Goa, which is donned by smugglers, mafias, gamblers and killers and get into a big trouble. All the three go there for the same purpose.Mohan Lal plays the role of Mathu Kutty from Idukki who was a rowdy in the early years of his life. He has reformed into a gentleman who is now seen knocking the doors of Meditation centres. He happens to meet Emily, the daughter of a Casino owner at some point in life. Jeyaram plays the role of Zakkariah who is a Sales Manager of an Automobile Company. His only weakness is Money. He is a person who is ready to do any kind of wrong deeds in order to earn money.
Dileep plays the role of Binoy who only knows to love and to be loved by everyone. At times, he is partial towards girls and gives his share of love more to them. He is even ready to share his love between two girls at the same time. Kavya is Rosamma who is sheltered by Mathu Kutty. Dipasha is Chandini, the daughter of a Mumbai based Business man. Dipasha will make her debut in malayalam through 'ChinaTown'. She has already acted in a few telugu and tamil movies. Suraj Venjaramoodu will take us on a laugh riot. Azhagappan will cover the exotic locations of Goa, Pondicherry and Kochi with his camera. The shooting will start on the last week of November. It will be shot in a single schedule.The movie produced by Antony Perumbavoor was brought to the theatres under the banner of Ashirwad Films on April 2011 Vishu. China Town's distribution rights were also acquired by Max Lab.
The film is a mega hit collecting 6 Crores in one week and a total collection of 9.2 Crores within 2 weeks. It took a share of 4 Crores in two weeks.