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Kariyila Kattu Pole (1986)

Not Rated | | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | 21 March 1986 (India)
Deputy Superintendent of Police Achuthankutty tries to solve the mystery of film director Harikrishnan's death. Three women are the main suspects.

Director:

P. Padmarajan

Writers:

P. Padmarajan (screenplay and dialogue), Sudhakar P. Nair (story)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Mohanlal ... Inspector Achuthankutty
Mammootty ... Harikrishnan
Rahman ... Anil Kumar
Karthika ... Shilpa
Sripriya Sripriya ... Thulasi
Unni Mary ... Bhaginisevamayi / Parvathi (as Unnimary)
Jalaja ... Ragini
Prem Prakash ... Harikrishnan's Friend
Kothuku Nanappan
Valsala Menon
Krishnan Kutty Nair ... Appu Pillai
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Storyline

Mohanlal is the police officer investigating the murder of the ace writer and film director Harikrishnan (Mammootty). His investigation leads him to suspect three ladies, all of them seem to be present at the crime scene, but have hardly any reason to murder him. Later he discovers that all three have their own reasons to murder him. Written by tojo

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

21 March 1986 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Kariyilakkattu Pole See more »

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The film's first title was "Aram", but later changed to Kariyilakkattu Pole, due to the worries and force from his beloved ones. The title is taken from a short story written by Padmarajan. See more »

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Crime thriller of Malayalam cinema in 80's
12 March 2017 | by hareendranepSee all my reviews

I Have watched this movie as part of my mission of watching all Padmarajan Movies . He is one of my favorite directors. This movie is also an example of skill as a director who can visualize all kind of subject and portray it beautifully in celluloid

Mohanlal and mammootty, Karthika do their acting effortlessly. There are three more female characters who are suspects in the crime.

The flip side of the movie is that, The investigating officer is not reaching the culprit using his intelligence ,by chance he reaches to him.


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