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The Ornate Lock (1993)
"Manichithrathazhu" (original title)

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Credited cast:
Mohanlal ...
Shobana ...
Suresh Gopi ...
Nakulan
Vinaya Prasad ...
Sridevi
Nedumudi Venu ...
Thampi
Innocent Vareed Thekkethala ...
Unnithan (as Innocent)
K.P.A.C. Lalitha ...
Bhasura
Sudheesh ...
Chanthu
Thilakan ...
Brahmadattan Nampoothirippadu
Ganesh Kumar ...
Dasappan Kutty
Rudra ...
Alli
Pappu ...
Kattuparamban
Shridhar ...
Mahadevan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bhagyalakshmi ...
Ganga / Nagavalli (voice)
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Renowned Psychiatrist Dr. Sunny Joseph lives in America. He decides to travel to a town in India after he gets a distress call from his friend, who belongs to a very noble and wealthy family, to counsel and treat a female family member, who he suspects is responsible for a variety of incidents. Sunny accepts this assignment not realizing that there is another side to this tale, namely a vengeful spirit, who may not respond to his methods, and he may end up endangering everyone's lives. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The world's first Malayalam movie to be released in VCD format See more »

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Dr. Sunny Joseph: When she came here with you, she heard all the superstitious stories here. At first she sympathised and then empathised with the character of Nagavalli.
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Remade as Chandramukhi (2005) See more »

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This movie is a perfect mix of intelligent comedy and intense suspense. A superb climax which made my day when i saw this movie as a kid 10 years ago. The acting is excellent though i felt Mohanlal overdid some of his scenes. Easily one of the best movies Kerala has produced.


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