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Chacko Master(Thilakan)is a school headmaster in Mathematics. He is a very strict teacher and does not go easy with his own son Thomas(Mohanlal).When Thomas realizes that the school ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mohanlal ...
Aadu Thoma (Thomas Chacko)
Thilakan ...
Chacko Master
Sphadikam George ...
Kuttikkadan
Urvashi ...
Thulasi
Chippy ...
Jansy Chacko
K.P.A.C. Lalitha ...
Mary
Rajan P. Dev ...
Manimala Vakkachan
V.K. Sriraman ...
Pookoya
Silk Smitha ...
Laila
Nedumudi Venu ...
Ravunni Master
Karamana Janardanan Nair ...
Fr. Ottaplakkan
N.F. Varghese ...
Pachu Pillai
Maniyanpilla Raju ...
Kunju Mohammad
Bahadur ...
Kurup
Johny ...
Maniyan
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Chacko Master(Thilakan)is a school headmaster in Mathematics. He is a very strict teacher and does not go easy with his own son Thomas(Mohanlal).When Thomas realizes that the school language headmaster was biased against him as told by Chacko in giving him a low grade, he leaves home. After 14 years, Thomas returns to his village,now the owner of a stone quarry and a rowdy who has a number of unresolved cases on his head. How the father and son realize their mistakes and bonds together forms the rest of the plot. Written by vaishakhnt10

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The introduction fight scene of mohanlal(hero) in this movie was taken in a single shot. Mohanlal's energetic action scenes and acting of thilkan are the main attraction of this movie See more »

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Remade as Mr. Theertha (2010) See more »

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A must watch for all those who love cinema. A terrific performance by MOHANLAL.
13 July 2010 | by (Kayamkulam, India) – See all my reviews

One of the best performances By Mohanlal and Thilakan. Backed up with a very good story and direction which leaves a raw image after u come out of the cinemas. I pity that friend of mine who mentioned about the film as just a mediocre one!!! Wonder why films aren't being made of this class in the current malayalam film industry. Its rated as Mohanlal's, who is considered as one of the finest actors in the industry, one of the best performance so far in his career. The Mohanlal-Thilakan combo scenes are a treat to be watched. Cant really rate who's better. Aaduthoma,the protagonist of the story, is one of the finely etched out characters by the Director-Writer Bharathan. The real life-like characters which used to appear in malayalam film industry as in Sphadikam is gone missing.


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