MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 28,536 this week

Lion (2006)

6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 155 users  
Reviews: 1 user

An army officer alienates himself from his immediate family when he decides to speak out against corruption.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 26 titles
created 20 Aug 2011
 
list image
a list of 2 titles
created 21 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 567 titles
created 04 Feb 2012
 
list image
a list of 31 titles
created 16 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 05 Oct 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Lion" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lion (2006)

Lion (2006) on IMDb 6.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lion.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Runway (2004)
Action | Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Unni, who his family thinks is an NRI, is actually a smuggler known as Walayar Paramasivam. Problems arise when his finance finds out his identity and his brother becomes a police officer who is in pursuit of Paramasivam.

Director: Joshi
Stars: Dilip, Kavya Madhavan, Indrajith
Classmates (2006)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Lal Jose
Stars: Prithviraj Sukumaran, Indrajith, Kavya Madhavan
Twenty:20 (2008)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Advocate Ramesh saves Devan from a murder case. Later, he realize Devan was the actual culprit. Ramesh tries for a payback, unaware of Devan's real intentions and the reason for the murder.

Director: Joshi
Stars: Mohanlal, Mammootty, Suresh Gopi
Punjabi House (1998)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When somebody mistakes you as deaf and dumb, and all the fortunes fall on you, what will you do.?

Directors: Meccartin, Raffi
Stars: Dilip, Mohini, Lal
Chota Mumbai (2007)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Anwar Rasheed
Stars: Mohanlal, Saikumar, Siddique
Run Baby Run (2012)
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The film which has news media as the backdrop, traces the relationship between two people and their professional conflicts.

Director: Joshi
Stars: Mohanlal, Amala Paul, Biju Menon
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Saji Surendran
Stars: Bhavana, Indrajith, Jayaram
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Sibi Malayil
Stars: Suresh Gopi, Jayaram, Mohanlal
Passenger (2009)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Two guys, who never had anything to do with one another, come into each others lives.

Director: Ranjith Sankar
Stars: Sreenivasan, Dilip, Mamta Mohandas
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Satyapratapan (Mammootty) and Kuruvila (Innocent) are chronic bachelors. Sp's sister Sandhya lives as a paying guest in their neighbourhood. Problems begin when Mukesh and Harishree Ashokan join Mammootty and Rambha joins Sandhya.

Director: Siddique
Stars: Mammootty, Mukesh, Rambha
Nandanam (2002)
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Balamani the devotee of Guruvayoorappan has only one friend and that is Guruvayoorappan.

Director: Renjith
Stars: Navya Nair, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Kaviyoor Ponnamma
Chess (2006)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Devarajan murders his wealthy brother-in-law and widower Krishnadas, and with the help of his friends and co-conspirators Superintendent Koshi, Inspector Sharat and advocate Raj Mohan, ... See full summary »

Director: Raj Babu
Stars: Dilip, Bhavana, Vijayaraghavan
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Dilip ...
Unni / Balagandhadharan Krishnakumar
Kalasala Babu ...
Chandanakatil Balagangadhara Menon
Kavya Madhavan ...
Sarika / Shari
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harisree Asokan
Cochin Hanifa
Innocent ...
Thommi Chacko
Sudheer Karamana
Riyaz Khan ...
Hashim
Bineesh Kodiyeri
Salim Kumar
Saiju Kurup
T.P. Madhavan
Madhupal
Suvarna Mathew
Shoba Mohan
Edit

Storyline

On leave from his army assignment, Krishnakumar returns home to witness tyranny and corruption at the hands of corrupt police, and even more corrupt and oppressive politicians. He also finds out that his Education Minister father, Balaganghadharan, as well as two brother-in-laws are also part of this system, and he decides to speak out against them. As a result he alienates himself so much so that he is not permitted to attend his sister's marriage which has taken place against her will. His friendship with Sarika will turn to romance, and he will eventually decide if he wants a harmonious life with his family or enter his name in the elections against his very own father and his evil associates - who will go to any lengths to prevent him from winning. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

January 2006 (India)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A good political entertainer
12 July 2007 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The story revolves around a father son duo . Father being a position greedy politician while the son working tirelessly for the welfare of the people . Director Joshi is well know for churning out good family entertainers. This being one of them . Somewhere in the middle we feel that the story sags a bit . Songs find entry at unnecessary junctures. But the director does well in bringing out the father son competition in the best possible way. Even further the comedy and punch dialoges are quite well timed. On the whole a good suggestion for malayalies who wish to watch a entertainer with the whole family .The lead roles were done justice by dileep and kavya but the support cast could have been better.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Lion (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?