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Kireedam (1989)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 7 July 1989 (India)
The life of a young man turns upside down when he intervenes in a dispute in order to rescue his father (a cop) from a ruthless local outlaw.

Director:

Sibi Malayil

Writer:

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

Cast overview:
Mohanlal ... Sethu Madhavan
Thilakan ... Achuthan Nair
Kaviyoor Ponnamma ... Ammu
Parvathi ... Devi
Sankaradi ... Krishnan Nair
Murali ... Sub-inspector
Jagathi Sreekumar ... Ramanan
Maniyanpilla Raju ... Najeeb
Keerikkadan Jose ... Keerikkadan Jose
Mammukoya ... Constable Hameed
Jagadish ... Suresh
Oduvil Unnikrishnan ... Assistant sub-inspector
Usha ... Sethu's sister
Yadu Krishnan ... Rameshan
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The life of a young man turns upside down when he intervenes in a dispute in order to rescue his father (a cop) from a ruthless local outlaw.

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

7 July 1989 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Kireedom See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$181,001
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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Mohanlal won the National Film Award Jury mention for his performance. See more »

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take it a bit forward
30 November 2006 | by protomartyrSee all my reviews

I completely agree to your opinion on the movie. But to my limited knowledge, not many superb films have a comparable sequel to them. In this case, I would like you to watch Chenkol, the continuation of Kireedam. As a matter of fact, many viewers have rated Chenkol lower to Kireedam. Even I did, immediately after seeing the move. But after ruminating over it, I came to the conclusion that the movie could even be rated over kireedam. Just because it is next to impossible to be brutally honest to the theme,carry forward the script and portray it. So, to those who have not seem the film, I recommend Chenkol. You may, just may, have a disturbing time after watching it. But its worth it.


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