How did this change come about? Maybe the sub-standard quality of the other Malayalm films have given this film a big boost. He is in debt and is ridiculed by everyone in the village. He was mentioning how Rajnikanth was moved by the movie and the reason for it. He would pause in between to get a grip on himself, and then continue his speech. His children couldn’t pay school fees. Actor Komal will play the barber role while Ganesh will don the Superstar role.

At the Adyar Film institute? Sreenivasan Mammootty Meena Mukesh Innocent. People in the film industry such as Priyan, Prakashraj, and Suresh Krishna were present at the first preview in Chennai. News spread that Ashok Raj is coming to the village for the ten-day shoot. Balan casually mentions to his children that Ashok Raj had been his childhood friend, even though they have never been in touch after their schooldays. This page was last edited on 20 January , at I dare you; you wouldn’t be able to walk out of the theatre without tearful eyes.

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So, I really struggled to write this script. In VadakkunokkiyanthramSreenivasan showed the main character’s desperate attempts to gain the respect of his wife by reproducing the jokes from Phalitha Bindukkal in front of her. Perhaps I am influenced by the changes that have taken place in the society. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.

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All of them said they were filled with tears at the movie’s denouement.

The spark, or to be more specific, a scene, came by accidentally. A school teacher’s journey to fulfill his long-time dream, to become a movie star.


I even told the story to my son, Vineeth; he too found it very touching. That was one scene which could have become boring if not for his performance. Staying in a sleepy village in a house that has no basic amenities makes him a subject of ridicule among his own people as well as the public in general.

How did this change come about? It is time to be happy, friends because the writer in Sreenivasan has regained form. To be honest, no. Venu Mammootty leads a happy and contented middle class life with his family.

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This film is also Mukesh’s maiden production venture in partnership with Sreenivasan. Euron Greyjoy to marry [Spoiler]; Jaime Lannister to die? Decades later, the actor returns to the village to participate in his film’s shooting. Then, I understood that he did not particularly enjoy the story.

Whilst the entire village become excited about the kadhaa of seeing the actor, the barber fears ksdha his old friend would have forgotten him and would neglect him.

People in the film industry such as Priyan, Prakashraj, and Suresh Krishna were present at the first preview in Chennai. The story of how a un-educated man Rajamanikyam, abandoned as a child, unites his step-father with the latter’s children who are greedy for his wealth and possessions.

I described then how I wanted to present that scene to the viewer; that is, the craft. One day the village wakes up to the news that a Malayalam movie is going to be shot there, with superstar Ashok Raj Mammotty as the mkvie.

That means you thought of the last scene first He talks about the present day life, modernization, the state of good people etc. I deliberately avoided the contrived scene. A remote village in Kerala hires a hunter to kill a ferocious leopard.


We see an uncanny resemblance to his story. Sethurama Iyer and the CBI re-open an old case upon hearing from a death-row criminal that he didn’t commit one of the seven murders he was convicted of. This does not go Barber Balan Sreenivasan is struggling to survive in his traditional profession, as he cannot find anyone who would give him a loan to upgrade his equipment without taking a bribe.

And why was the need for that crude dialogue when Sreenivasan’s son asks him as to why he movif dark and his sister is fair. His children couldn’t pay school fees.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. You may find the sarcastic and self-deprecatory remarks on his disadvantaged physical attributes his stamp a tad repetitive. This creates a sudden new found respect for the barber. Mammootty could have hugged the barber, and both of them could have cried.

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S reenivasanthe maverick film personality, is one of the most talented scriptwriters in Malayalam cinema. A local barber, due to the immense pressure put by his family and and townspeople, tries to communicate with his old friend, who is a popular cinema actor. Apparently, Aristotle had stated that creative work has the ability to cleanse the human mind. This story made me think like this. Katha Parayumpol on IMDb. I dare you; you wouldn’t be able to walk out of the theatre without tearful eyes.

But he calmed down after watching the film. Mammootty, Aparna Gopinath, Saiju Kurup.