5 user 1 critic

Vellimoonga (2014)

2:03 | Trailer
A happy go lucky politician is smitten by a girl half his age and tries his luck winning her hand.


Jibu Jacob


Joji Thomas
2 wins. See more awards »





Credited cast:
Biju Menon ... Mamachan
Nikki Galrani ... Lina
Aju Varghese ... Paachan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Asif Ali ... Charlie / Jose Pala
Chempil Asokan ... Maniyankutty
Shivaji Guruvayoor ... Party Leader (Thiruvananthapuram))
Anu Joseph ... Saliy
Sasi Kalinga ... Ammaavan
K.P.A.C. Lalitha ... Anakutty
Lena ... Molly Wareed
Majeed ... Party Secretary (Delhi)
Veena Nair ... Sholi Mathew
Saju Navodaya ... Mathew
Rajesh Paravoor ... Local Politician
Geetha Salam ... K.P. Joseph
Learn more

More Like This 

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story of a Thrissur based man named Joy Thakkolkaran. He aspire to become an established businessman. On his research, he finds the business possibilities of agarbattis. He also found ... See full summary »

Director: Ranjith Sankar
Stars: Jayasurya, Aju Varghese, Nyla Usha
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The movie narrates the story of Sudhi from age 4 to 40 who has a stuttering problem.

Director: Ranjith Sankar
Stars: Jayasurya, Shivada Nair, Aju Varghese
Two Countries (2015)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Ullas will do anything to make money and never hesitates to cheat people. His life takes a turn when he decides to marry an Indian woman who is settled in Canada.

Director: Shafi
Stars: Dileep, Mamta Mohandas, Aju Varghese
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Aymanam Sidharthan is a local politician who hopes to become big some time in his life, but faces some setbacks in his political career. He meets Irene, a Canadian citizen with roots in Kerala.

Director: Sathyan Anthikad
Stars: Fahadh Faasil, Amala Paul, Innocent
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A lady rediscovers her lost charisma for the good of the society overcoming strong odds from a patriarchal society.

Director: Roshan Andrews
Stars: Manju Warrier, Kunchacko Boban, Amritha Anil
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Amar, Akbar and Anthony are close friends living in Kochi. They enjoy a carefree life. Their perceptions and beliefs get shattered with an unexpected event and the resulting story forms the plot of the movie.

Director: Nadirsha
Stars: Prithviraj Sukumaran, Jayasurya, Indrajith Sukumaran
Aadu (2015)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Triumph in a local Tug-of-war tourney gifted Shaji Pappan and his gang, a cute but naughty little goat 'Pinky'. Their attempts to dump the goat, unknowingly, interrupts few groups of smugglers, who are in race for the 'Neelakodiveli'.

Director: Midhun Manuel Thomas
Stars: Jayasurya, Saiju Kurup, Dharmajan Bolgatty
Ordinary (2012)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

An accident interlinks the life of a driver and conductor of a KSRTC ordinary bus running from Pathanamthitta to Gavi with the lives of people of Gavi.

Director: Sugeeth
Stars: Kunchacko Boban, Biju Menon, Shritha Sivadas
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young man struggles to break stereotypes and get into the film industry.

Director: Nadirsha
Stars: Lijo Mol Jose, Jaffer Idukki, Siddique
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The story revolves around a bunch of college students when a young woman gets stuck inside the boys hostel with no way out.

Director: John Varghese
Stars: Dhyan Sreenivasan, Mukesh, Namitha Pramod
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

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

Director: Aashiq Abu
Stars: Lal, Shweta Menon, Mythili
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A group of seven people, including both con men and common men, plan a small heist with a big reward.

Director: Anil Radhakrishnan Menon
Stars: Prithviraj Sukumaran, Asif Ali, Chemban Vinod Jose

Top Rated Malayalam Movies

Discover the top 50 Malayalam movies as rated by IMDb users – from all-time favorites to recent hits.

See more



A happy go lucky politician is smitten by a girl half his age and tries his luck winning her hand.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Romance


See all certifications »

Did You Know?


[All trivia items for this title are spoilers.] See more »


Paachan: [enjoying the political landmarks] Delhi has changed a lot!
Mamachan: Have you seen Delhi?
Paachan: Yes.
Mamachan: How?
Paachan: The movie "New Delhi".
Mamachan: Do you want to see the movie "Thalasthaanam"?
Paachan: I don't want to see that!
Mamachan: Hmm... Before seeing Sharmaji, you need to be polite and respectful!
Paachan: Hmm... They could have cut and planted rubber trees!
Mamachan: Rubber won't survive here!...
See more »


Remade as Muthina Kathirika (2016) See more »

User Reviews

A Fast-Paced Laugh Riot! ♦ 64%
14 October 2014 | by nairtejasSee all my reviews

Biju Menon has metamorphosed into a true comic hero since his "Ordinary" days, and with Vellimoonga, he succeeds again.

The start was dull, yet potent. Talking about the central character Maamacchan (Biju Menon), who is the sole breadwinner of a family now that his politician father is dead, the film does not really have a story to tell and chiefly depends on humor. How Maamacchan is a barn owl for the villagers and uses his wit and cunningness to get things done is what is told in the better part of the film. He is abhorred by the people of his village and could be seen by the viewer as an anti-hero.

The romance is fine and looks enforcing. Good-looking Nikki Galrani disappoints, with not much screen space nor any dialogs. Her air irritates; all she does is walk in slow-mo throughout the film, swinging her ounces of hair here and there. But the real hero of the film is definitely Menon. Every single frame has his presence and his peculiar style of talking will make you laugh your stomaches off. The comedy that comes out through his idiosyncratic diction is very appealing. Aju Varghese is a catalyst in here, and is funny, too. The second part of the film is awfully fast and sees politics written all over it. There is a twist or two in the end, with special appearance by Asif Ali, which will keep your delight from fading.

The whole theater was full, which is a rarity here in Mumbai, and the folks did not hesitate to clap during comedy scenes. Which means, our hands and stomaches and jaws started paining in the second hour. Hilarious situations that must have taken huge efforts from the writers, the debut director, editor and choreographers and the cinematographer salvage the film even though there is no plot to consider. Talking about plots, it is better to have such comedies which are light-hearted without a speck of tension in them, than producing ennui-inducing slapstick with superstars. In spite of having 2-3 plot holes, I am ready to accept Vellimoonga with all its glory.

BOTTOM LINE: A laugh out loud comedy which comes out as a very good entertainer of recent times. My uncritical partner even gave a rating of 9 for the film, which she loved to the core. There are many reasons to watch Vellimoonga this weekend.

Can be watched with a typical Indian family? YES

6 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.






Release Date:

6 November 2014 (Kuwait) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Bhavana Films See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs



See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.

Recently Viewed