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Nadodikkattu (1987)

After losing their jobs in Kerala, Dasan and Vijayan decide to migrate to the Middle East. But they end up in Tamil Nadu where they are mistaken as two CID officers by a group of smugglers.

Director:

Sathyan Anthikad

Writers:

Sreenivasan, Lal (story idea) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mohanlal ... Ramdas (aka Dasan)
Sreenivasan ... Vijayan (as Sreenivasen)
Thilakan ... Ananthan Nambiar
Shobana ... Radha
Innocent ... Balagopalan
Janardanan ... Kovai Venkatesan
Captain Raju ... Pavanazhi
Sankaradi ... Panicker
Mammukoya ... Gafoorka
Johny ... Nambiar's henchman
Meena ... Radha's Mother
Santha Devi ... Dasan's Mother
Bobby Kottarakkara ... Broker
Seema ... Herself
M.G. Soman ... Himself
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Storyline

Dasen (Mohanlal) and Vijayen (Sreenivasen) are peons at a government office who end up with no jobs, a cow, and a heavy bank loan after a series of comical events. In desperation, they decide to go to Dubai and try their luck. But they end up in an unexpected location and are mistaken for smugglers, triggering off a new set of adventures in their luckless lives. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

6 May 1987 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Wandering Wind See more »

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Production Co:

Casino Films See more »
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Color
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Trivia

It is a rare film in Malayalam cinema, in which almost all major and minor characters in the film has delivered at least one dialogue that has become a popular catchphrase. See more »

Quotes

Ramdas: [softly] Hey, Vijayan!
Vijayan: [softly replying] What's the matter, Das?
Ramdas: [regreting] Why didn't we think of this idea before?
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Referenced in John Honai (2015) See more »

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One of the best malayalam movie ever
18 November 2018 | by maheshjnSee all my reviews

One of the greatest movie that came out during the golden era of malayalam movies.


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