The Malayalam movies releasing this week are Lal Bahadur Shasthri, Odum Raja Aadum Rani, Mylanchi Monchulla Veedu, Nagara Varidhi Naduvil Njan and The Dolphins.
Lal Bahadur Shasthri
Directed by: Rejishh Midhila
Produced by: Jose Simon, Rajesh George
Cast: Jayasurya, Nedumudi Venu, Aju Varghese, Sandra Simon
This is a comedy about a chance meeting between three strangers named Lal (Jayasurya), Bahadur (Nedumudi Venu) and Shasthri (Aju Varghese ). How they influence each other during a crutial time in their life’s journey is what the film is about.
Odum Raja Aadum Rani
Directed by: Viju Varma
Produced by: Sajeev Madhavan
Cast: Mani Kandan Pattambi, Tini Tom, Jojo, Suni Sugatha, Bijukuttan, Indrans, Abusalim, Asok Kumar, Vijayan Peringode, Mani Shornur, Surabhi, Amalendu, Manju, KPAC LeelaMani, Manjusha, Remya Narayanan
Coming from the borders of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, the protagonist played by Tini Tom is an easy going casanova who takes life as it comes. He makes a living by selling clothes and cosmetics. Audiences can also watch Mani Kandan
, who is a karagattom performer in the film. A film with a social message, it will also touch upon the stigma faced by homosexuals in our society.
Mylanchi Monchulla Veedu
Directed by: Benny Joseph
Produced by: Haneef Muhammed
Cast: Jayaram, Asif Ali, Kaniha, Meera Nandan
This is a comedy movie in which we hear Mylanchi Monchulla Veedu narrating the events and incidents occuring in a Malabar Muslim family.
Nagara Varidhi Naduvil Njan
Directed by: Shibu Balan
Produced by: Mukesh R Mehta
Cast: Sreenivasan, Sangeetha
Venu, whose main aim in life is to ensure his daughter has a good education and is admitted into a good school, falls pray to his trecherous family members. The family members cheat him and thwart his attempts to sell his property in town. Contrary to some reports, this movie is not a sequel of chinthavishtayaya shyamala.
Directed by: Diphan
Produced by: Arun M P, Sudeep Karat
Cast: Suresh Gopi, Anoop Menon, Meghana Raj
The Dolphins is a Comedy-Drama movie which takes us through the life of a bar owner Panayamuttom Sura(Suresh Gopi),
, both in the past and present. We follow his journey from rags to riches through the film, until we are brought to the present, where his situation threatens to reverse again. How he deals with his financial crisis forms the crux of the movie.