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Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha (1989)

The film offers an alternative version of the epic battle between two legendary Chekavars from the villain's perspective.

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Chanthu Chekavar
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Aromal Chekavar
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Valiya Kannappan Chekavar
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Unniyarcha
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Kunjunnooli (as Chithra)
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Kannappa Chekavar's Wife
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Aringodar
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Kunjiraman
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Kunji
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Aringodar's Sishyan
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Aringodar's Sishyan
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Unikonar
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Unichandror
Sanjay Mitra
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Unnikannan
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The film offers an alternative version of the epic battle between two legendary Chekavars from the villain's perspective.

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In a 2013 online poll, IBN Live listed Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha as the third greatest Indian film of all time. See more »

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good movie
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The film is based on a legend about the Chekavar warriors.An alternative version of epic battle between two legendary Chekavar's through villain's perspective.

The film is set in 16th-century northern Kerala. The plot unfolds at Puthooram, the house of great Kannappan Chekavar (Balan K. Nair). Kannappan Chekavar adopts the son of his estranged sister when the boy loses both his parents and brings him to Puthooram to live and learn with his cousins. The orphan boy, Chandu, a quick learner, earns the love and admiration of his uncle, while he is loathed by his cousin Aromal (Suresh Gopi).


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