MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 133,123 this week

Oridathu (1987)

7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 18 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Interview: Magic Mike

The Magic Mike XXL guys give some relationship advice to a 74-year-old fan.

Watch Now

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 203 titles
created 28 May 2012
 
list image
a list of 372 titles
created 13 Oct 2012
 
a list of 644 titles
created 18 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 100 titles
created 26 Jan 2014
 
a list of 1638 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Oridathu" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Oridathu (1987)

Oridathu (1987) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Oridathu.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Nedumudi Venu ...
Electricity Overseer
Sreenivasan ...
Kuttan
Vineeth ...
Josekutty
Sitara ...
Rama
Soorya ...
Malu
Thilakan ...
Raman
Kunjandi ...
Thomachan
M.S. Thrippunithara ...
Nampoothirippadu
Krishnan Kutty Nair ...
Shekharan
Innocent Vareed Thekkethala ...
Dr. Rajasekharan Pillai (as Innocent)
Valsala Menon
Kukku Parameshwaram ...
Panchami
Jagannathan
Surendra Babu
Chandran Nair
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

September 1987 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

And There Was a Village  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A terrific story about a series of changes in a village
20 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Set in a remote part of Travancore-Cochin, Oridathu tells the story of a village where electricity arrives for the first time. Accustomed to more earthy resources of energy, the villagers perceive this modern innovation as a threat to their natural way of life. The film depicts the narrow mindedness and hypocrisy of village life with humor. What the film underlines, is the necessity for basic ethical premises, whatever one is engaged in. The film strictly is not on the effects of modernity or modern technology. This is just incidental - the theme could be anything. In this instance the overseer is a man without any scruples - and that is the central point.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Oridathu (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?