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Nivin Pauly starrer "Premam" has collected $9,000 in the US on Monday and the total collection has therefore reached $106,000, according to the film's US distributor.

Reports are that the Alphonse Puthren directorial is giving tough completion to Bollywood and Tamil cinemas at the US box office. Meanwhile, trade analysts have confirmed that the film has broken all records in Kerala and has become the highest grossing Malayalam cinema.

"Premam", according to trade analyst Sreedhar Pillai, has surpassed the collection records of hit films like "Bangalore Days" and "Drishyam" in Kerala.

"Premam" has a star cast of Anupama Parameshwaran, Sai Pallavi, Madonna Sebastian, Krishnan Shankar, Sabareesh Varma, Renji Panicker, Vinay Forrt, Soubin Sahir, Wilson Joseph, Jude Anthany Joseph and Maniyanpilla Raju.