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Vellanakalude Naadu (1988)

| Comedy, Drama
A corrupt PWD contractor tries to redeem himself in his ex-lover's eyes.

Director:

Priyadarshan

Writer:

Sreenivasan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mohanlal ... C. Pavithran Nair
Shobana ... Radha
Sreenivasan ... Sivan
Karamana Janardanan Nair ... Radhakrishnan Nair
M.G. Soman ... Prabhakaran
Maniyanpilla Raju ... Gopi
K.P.A.C. Lalitha ... Sarojam
Thikkurisi Sukumaran Nair ... Chandrashekharan Nair
Sukumari ... Pavithran's Mother
Lizy ... Deepa
Jagadish ... Gopalan
Pappu ... Sulaiman
Nedumudi Venu ... Minister
Kunchan ... Advocate
C.I. Paul ... Radha's Brother
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A corrupt PWD contractor tries to redeem himself in his ex-lover's eyes.

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Language:

Malayalam

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Land of White Elephants See more »

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political satire movie
3 January 2018 | by arun_mrSee all my reviews

Vellanakalude Nadu movie which is a political satire based against municipal mafia in the form of Buildings. A comedy sub-plot of the movie was based on the short story The Engine Trouble by R. K. Narayan. The core plot line of lead pair's changing opinion over the years about the ethics to be followed in life was based on O. Henry's short story


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