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Bharatham (1991)

The retelling of epic Ramayana through the lives of two brothers, their affection, their professional rivalry and the eventual transition of each person.

Director:

Sibi Malayil

Writer:

A.K. Lohithadas (as Ambazhathil Karunakaran Lohithadas)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Mohanlal ... Kalloor Gopinathan / Gopi
Urvashi ... Devi
Nedumudi Venu ... Kalloor Ramanathan / Raman
Kaviyoor Ponnamma ... Devaki
Lakshmi ... Ramani
K.P.A.C. Lalitha ... Madhavi
Murali ... Harikumar
Thikkurisi Sukumaran Nair ... Grandfather
Oduvil Unnikrishnan ... Uncle / Unnimama
Bobby Kottarakkara ... Kunjunni
Lalu Alex ... Vijayan
Byon ... Young Gopinathan
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The retelling of epic Ramayana through the lives of two brothers, their affection, their professional rivalry and the eventual transition of each person.

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Musical | Drama

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

29 March 1991 (India) See more »

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Best Songs movie and super acting Mohanlal
2 January 2018 | by arun_mrSee all my reviews

Bharatham is interpreted as a modern-day adaptation of the Ramayana from Bharath's perspective. How, in the absence of his elder brother, Gopinathan takes the responsibility of the family and hides his griefs is the core of the story.

On the centenary of Indian cinema in 2013, Forbes India included Mohanlal's performance in the film on its list of "25 Greatest Acting Performances of Indian Cinema


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