Adrian Teh's film, which highlights the elite force of the Royal Malaysian Navy, Paskal (Pasukan Khas Laut), has collected RM10.2mil at the box-office in just seven days.
Paskal The Movie, with a budget of RM10mil, stars Hairul Azreen, Ammar Alfian, Henley Hii, Theebaan Govindasamy, Taufiq Hanafi, Gambit Saifullah and Hafizul Kamal as Paskal operatives, with a special appearance by Hollywood actor Tiger Chen Hu.
The action-packed film details three missions carried out by the Paskal team. Two of the three missions are based on actual incidents – Operation Dawn 8: Gulf of Aden took place in 2011, and a mission in 1998 when Paskal was part of the United Nations Angola Verification Mission II.
The movie opened on Sept 27 in GSC cinemas nationwide and was the No.1 movie at GSC's Top 10 chart as of Oct 2. According to Teh, the film is scheduled to be shown in Turkey and China.