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Vatsalyam (1993)

Not Rated | | Drama | 11 April 1993 (India)
Raghavan, a farmer, devotes his life to ensure that his brother Vijayakumaran gets educated. But with time and under the influence of his rich wife, Vijayakumaran ends up destroying all relationships.

Director:

Cochin Hanifa

Writer:

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

Cast overview:
Ilavarasi Ilavarasi ... Shobha
Mammootty ... Meledathu Raghvan Nair
Geetha ... Malathi
Siddique ... M. A. Vijayakumaran Nair
Kaviyoor Ponnamma ... Janakiyamma
Sunita Sunita ... Sudha (as Sunitha)
Abubakkar Abubakkar ... Kunjan Nair
Bindu Panikkar ... Nalini
Janardanan ... Ramankutty Menon
Renuka ... Ambika
Narayanan Nair ... Govindan Nair
Cochin Hanifa ... Man on the Bullock Cart
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Storyline

Standard family drama with a farmer/patriarch Raghavan Nair (Mammootty) slowly losing control over his family after his younger brother Vijayan (Siddique) gets his law degree and needs to consolidate his social position. One of the first things Vijayan needs to do is annul the possibility of marrying a village girl chosen for him by his elder brother. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

11 April 1993 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Vaalsalyam See more »

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Trivia

The movie's story has resemblance to Mrinal Sen's film Matira Manisha. The shooting of the film Devaasuram was nearby, wherein Cochin Haneefa and Janardhanan played roles in the film. Geetha had to reject the lead female role in the film Akashadoothu for completing this film. See more »

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Alayum Kaatin
Written by Kaithapram D. Nampoothiri
Performed by K.J. Yesudas
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