The story of a few foodies, whose fondness of food bonds them together.

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Manu
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Koya (as Suni Thrissur)
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Kalidasan (Lal) is a chronic bachelor working in the state Archaeological department and is a foodie. His only companion is his cook cum confidant Babu (Baburaj). Manu Raghav (Asif Ali) is Kalidasan's nephew and he comes to his uncle's place, while searching for a job. Kalidasan's boring life gets an altogether different twist with a wrong call from Maya (Shweta Menon), a spinster who is a dubbing artiste, living as a paying guest with her friend Meenakshi (Mythili). It all starts when Maya dials for a dosa and gets Kalidasan on line, instead of the food joint. As expected, the initial conversations between these two unusual characters create negative vibes and are peppered with choice abuses, but a long-distance romance develops because they have a similar interest-cooking and food. If Kalidasan is a born foodie, Maya is reaching for her late mother by indulging in culinary activities which evoke a sense of deep nostalgia in her. Having struck up an affinity over the telephone, ... Written by Wikipedia

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Oru dosha undakiya kadha... ;)

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On simple say, a cotton cloth of velvet shine !
13 August 2011 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The movie has a strong emotional approach towards an old old-sung story.The movie starts with the say "Man live to eat".Every situation in the film was carefully done with beautiful cinematography.Every actor make us laugh even if they are not cracking jokes.The caption "A story of Dosa making" is a metaphor for a simple story.

The trio Babu Raj, Lal,and Aasif Ali have a good combination throughout the film.Swetha Menon and Mythili again performed a good show.Mythili proved to be promising actress for Mollywood.The beginning even say a lot about kerala food tradition and it would make audience hungry.Salt and pepper make omelet tastier.Likewise Aasiq abu and Baburaj duo together make this movie nourishing.


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