Acha Dhin: Trailer

Acha Din Poster 3Director G.Marthandan and writer A.C.Vijeesh have something in common, while the former made his debut as director with the Malayalam film Daivathinte Swantham Cleetus (2013) featuring Mammootty, the latter was the writer for Lal Jose‘s Immanuel (2013), again featuring Mammootty. Now Marthandan and A.C.Vijeesh combine hands to come up with Acha Dhin, and once again this sees them work with Mammootty. Produced by S.George Sebastian, Acha Din talks of a man from Jharkhand, Durgaprasad (Mammootty) who has now made Kerala as his home. The film also features Manasi Sharma, Maniyanpilla Raju, Kishore, Renji Panicker, Sudheer Karamana etc. Music is by Bijibal while Pradeep Nair is the DOP and Ratheesh Raj is the editor.Continue reading “Acha Dhin: Trailer”

Hi I’m Tony: Trailer

Hi I'm Tony 2014Jean Paul Lal aka Lal Jr, the son of actor-director-producer Lal made his debut as director with the Malayalam movie Honey Bee last year. Though the critics weren’t too kind to the film, it did go on do well commercially. He is now back with his second film, Hi I’m Tony which is slated for an Eid release (25th July).Produced by SJM Entertainments along with Ideas Inc., Hi I’m Tony features Asif Ali, Biju Menon, Lal, Mia George, Lena etc. Jean Paul Lal has gone back to work again now with many people he worked with in Honey Bee like music composer Deepak Dev, DOP Alby and editor Ratheesh Raj.Continue reading “Hi I’m Tony: Trailer”

God’s Own Country Movie Review: A Surprisingly Engaging Hyperlink Film

God's Own Country MovieThe phrase God’s Own Country is probably Kerala’s most successful tagline. Our chests swell in pride (not the 56’ one) at the successful marketing of the state’s natural beauty but privately many smirk at how a naturally endowed state has become a laggard, especially when compared to our immediate hard working neighbour. As a protagonist remarks in the movie which goes by the same name, Kerala was not coined as God’s Own Country by the Gods but by fellow humans!Continue reading “God’s Own Country Movie Review: A Surprisingly Engaging Hyperlink Film”

God’s Own Country: Trailer

God-Own-Country-2014Noted Malayalam film producer Anto Joseph teams up with director Vasudevan Sanal for God’s Own Country, a film which surprisingly has been out of the public radar for some strange reason. This is especially surprising considering that the film has a promising star cast comprising of Fahadh Faasil, Sreenivasan, Lal, Mythili, Isha Talwar etc. The film is written by Arun Gopinath, Anish Francis & V.Praveen Kumar, while the music is by Gopi Sunder. Cinematography is handled by Aravind Krishna and Arun James while Ratheesh Raj is the editor. Continue reading “God’s Own Country: Trailer”

Mannar Mathai Speaking 2: Trailer

Mannar Mathai Speaking 2Ramji Rao Speaking (1989) is one of the all time best Malayalam comedy films and though an inspired film by itself, it went on to be remade successfully in Tamil (Arangetra Velai), Hindi (Hera Pheri ) and not so successfully in Telugu (Dhanalakshmi I Love You). Ramji Rao Speaking was directed by the dynamic duo Siddique-Lal and the film made the 3 main lead characters-Gopalakrishnan (Mukesh), Balakrishnan (Sai Kumar) and Mannar Mathai (Innocent) very popular. Continue reading “Mannar Mathai Speaking 2: Trailer”

Escape from Uganda: Trailer

Escape from Uganda-RimaRajesh Nair made his entry into filmmaking with the Malayalam film Annum Innum Ennum earlier this year and now he is back with his second film, Escape from Uganada.Continue reading “Escape from Uganda: Trailer”

Honey Bee: Trailer

Honey Bee PicJean Paul Lal aka Lal Jr, the son of actor-director-producer Lal is now all set to join the new age Malayalam filmmakers club with his debut film,Honey Bee. Produced by Sibi Thottupuram and Jobi Mandamattom, Honey Bee is written by Lal Jr and features Asif Ali, Bhavana, Archana Kavi,Lal, Sreenath Bhasi, Suresh Krishna etc. Music is by Deepak Dev while Alby is the DOP and Ratheesh Raj is the editor.Continue reading “Honey Bee: Trailer”