Directed by famed ‘Premam’ filmmaker Alphonse, ‘Gold’ was originally scheduled to release during the Onam Festival but was postponed.
The release date of the upcoming Prithviraj Sukumaran and Nayanthara movie gold was announced on Wednesday, November 23. Filmmaker Alphonse Puthren unveiled a new title poster to announce the release date of the highly anticipated film. The Malayalam film hits the big screens on December 1st this year.
The film’s release date was announced after a long wait. The film was supposed to be released earlier during the Onam festival. However, the release has been postponed. When a fan asked Alphonse Puthren questions about the delay on Facebook in September, that was the case premature babies The filmmaker reportedly replied that the film is still in the post-production phase.
According to a report in The New Indian Express, Alphonse had responded to the fan comment on his Facebook post: “There is still some work to do including CG, music coloring and some patchwork. As soon as they are ready I will let you know the release date. Until then please forgive me brother. Onam was the date we set for the film’s release, but the work wasn’t finished yet. Nobody likes uncooked food. As a chef, I chose to cook it properly and then serve it. Sorry I announced a release date and didn’t publish it.
Magic Frames, the production company funding the project, also announced the new release date in a post. “We’ve only seen so many twists in movies, but these days there are twists in movie releases too. gold hits theaters on December 1st for all viewers who’ve been waiting. God, please don’t give any more twists. Please stop testing us. Wait and see,” read the translation of the Malayalam statement.
In cinemas from December 1, 2022!
GOLD ❤ pic.twitter.com/2bZiPBg6Qy
– Alphonse Puthren (@puthrenalphonse) November 23, 2022
Actor Baburaj, who attempted the role of a police officer in the film, wrote in his Facebook post earlier this month that Alphonse strives for perfection and that the film will be released in December this year. “GOLD. waiting too long for perfection. it’s over now… Alphonse Putran and his team, congratulations. DECEMBER RELEASE,” wrote Baburaj.
Alphonse made his directorial debut with the bilingual film Tamil-Malayalam neram. His second film premature babies received critical acclaim and had a massive run at the box office. gold comes to the big screens seven years after Premam’s theatrical release.
Read: 5 years of ‘Premam’: How Alphonse Puthren’s clever filmmaking distinguished the film