Syamsul Yusof’s horror sequel “Munafik 2” has a high chance of beating the record sets by “Hantu Kak Limah” as the movie sets a whole new record over the Merdeka weekend with a total earning of RM21.6 million in mere 4 days.
Now, the movie which is produced by Skop Productions and President Production, has the highest earning on its sneak preview and highest opening weekend in history with accumulation earnings from Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei.
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Allah makes the impossible possible. Its the highest opening weekend record in history. Rm 21.6 million in just 4 days. . Kutipan dari official showing date sehingga Ahad semalam. Sejarah terus tercipta. Alhamdulillah & terima kasih semua. Majulah industri filem Malaysia. . Munafik 2 – Fisabilillah dipawagam sekarang ! ❤ #RecordBreaker #Munafik2 #Fisabilillah #syamsulyusof
“Munafik 2” is expected to surpass the number set by “Hantu Kak Limah” which is currently the highest grossing film in Malaysia – earning more than RM35 million according to Star2, as the horror sequel is currently number 2 on the list and it has only been less than a week since the movie is released in cinemas.
Though the movie has just been released in cinemas, director and actor Syamsul Yusof has already confirmed that a third film is currently in the making and it will focus on “Ustaz Adam’s battles against hypocritical teachers,” he said as quoted by New Straits Times.
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HANTU KAK LIMAH CIPTA DIMENSI BARU RAIH RM32.5 JUTA! Buat julung kali dalam lipatan sejarah perfileman tanah air menyaksikan filem tempatan berjaya meraih kutipan pecah panggung RM32.5 juta menerusi filem Hantu Kak Limah arahan Mamat Khalid. Pihak penerbit Astro Shaw dan Infinitus Gold sama sekali tidak menjangkakan sambutan Hantu Kak Limah mampu pergi sejauh ini dan mengucapkan terima kasih kepada rakyat Malaysia, Brunei dan Singapura kerana menyokong filem ini. Malah, menariknya, ramai penonton yang sudah menyaksikan filem ini lebih dari 7 kali. Ternyata filem ini adalah untuk hiburan sekeluarga. HKL masih ditayangkan di 148 pawagam di Malaysia, Brunei dan Singapura. 🇲🇾🇸🇬🇧🇳 #HantuKakLimah #HKL #HKLPerghh #CerCiter #KejungPerut
The director-actor also set to release his film in other Southeast Asian countries including Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam.