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Situations turn a man who believes in secularism into an extremist. He plots to bomb a monastery where the survivors of a riot take refuge.

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Rajiv Anchal
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mohanlal ... Raghuraman
Suresh Gopi ... Vijayanthan
Madhupal ... Ramanakan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joy Badlani Joy Badlani ... Vajendhra
Shivani Bhai ... Child artist (as Shivani)
Kaveri ... Syamanthaka
Ganesh Kumar
Murali
Nassar ... (as Nasser)
Kochu Preman
Captain Raju
Das Sambathmohan Das Sambathmohan ... Blind child
Sithara
Sreenivasan ... Shravanakan (as Sreenivasen)
Nedumudi Venu
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Storyline

The peace and harmony existing between two religious communities in a local Indian village, gets shattered by a riot planned by ambitious politicians. Followed by his family's tragic death in the riot, Raghuraman - the son of a local Hindu priest swears revenge against opposite community. With the intention to wipe out them, Raghuraman joins an armed extremist group. They find that the people of opposite community have already taken refuge in a Holy Guru's monastery, where Raghuraman also manages to disguise and take refuge. Raghuraman and his friends plan to bomb the monastery and kill the refugees.They anticipate their job to be an easy one.But things were not at all easy as they anticipated. Written by Sahasreshu

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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

12 September 1997 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Гуру See more »

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Production Co:

Janasammathi Creations See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Movie was chosen as India's official entry to the Oscars to be considered for nomination in the Best Foreign Film category for the year 1997, making it the first Malayalam film to be chosen for the same See more »

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4 April 2019 | by sunnis-32270See all my reviews

The movie deals with the contemporary political situation which uses religion as a weapon for their political stability. The film shows the redeem of a man. This was the first film from mollywood to get oscar nomination


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