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All Time Favorites – DASHARATHAM

From Tamil star Surya to Malayalam actor Ganesh,one common thing a lot of them use to say about Mohanlal is that even his fingers and fingernails can act. In Dasharatham’s climax, when Mohanlal rests his hand on Sukumari’s shoulder and tells her -” Annie mone snehikunna pole Maggieku enne snehikaamo’ ,you could just watch his […]

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All Time Favorites – RAJAVINTE MAKAN

‘My phone number is 2255’ says Vincent Gomas and writes the number on the calendar in Ambika’s house. A one-liner that went on to become such immensely popular than perhaps its makers even dreamt of, also marked the rise of Mohanlal, the Superstar. From the villain in his debut movie , ‘Manjil Virinja Pookkal’ to […]

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All Time Favorites – NAMUKKU PARKKAN MUNTHIRI THOPPUKAL

‘Namuku gramangalil chennu rapaarkam , athikalathu munthirithoppukalil poyi munthirivalli thalirthu poovidukayum mathalanarakam pookukkayum cheytho ennu nokkaam…’ Solomon (Mohanlal) tells Sofia (Shari) this and asks her to check Bible for the rest of the lines. A proposal in Malayalam cinema has never been so beautiful before or after. Padmarajan’s 1986 movie – ‘Namuku Parkaan Munthiri Thoppukal’ released with […]

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All Time Favorites – Kilukkam

‘Ninakku avale ishtamaano ?’ ‘Mmm’ ‘Avalko ?’ ‘Njan chodichitilla’ Kilukkam is one of the finest examples in Malayalam of how you could make a perfect commercial movie and a huge blockbuster with all the ingredients in the right proportions. It had some of Malayalam Cinema’s best comedy sequences ever all which worked purely because of […]

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All Time Favorites – KIREEDAM

‘Ninte achanaada parayunne kathi thaazhe ideda’ – tells a helpless Achuthan Nair to his son, Sethumadhavan in the closing scene of Kireedam. Sethumadhavan has just stabbed and killed the criminal who ruined his life but is still in a furious mental state and pointing the knife vigorously to his father. After few seconds, he comes back to his senses, […]

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All Time Favorites- NADODIKKATTU

For most movie lovers , their favorite Malayalam comedy movie would be one of the Priyadarshan, Sathyan Anthikad or Siddique Lal movies in 80’s or 90’s. I am also a big fan of these movies but for me ,Nadodikkattu stands above the rest for its sheer simplicity and for producing some of our all time […]