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Iyobinte Pusthakam (2014)

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Set in the pre-independent India, Aloshi returns from the war to his estranged family and childhood love, only to find his elder brothers taking the side of a ruthless business man to overthrow their father.

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Amal Neerad
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Cast

Credited cast:
Fahadh Faasil ... Aloshy
Jayasurya ... Angoor Ravuther
Lal ... Iyob
Isha Sharvani ... Martha
Jinu Joseph ... Ivan
Padmapriya ... Rahel
Vinayakan ... Chemban
Chemban Vinod Jose ... Dimitri (as Vinod Chemban)
T.G. Ravi ... Comrade
Sreejith Ravi ... Young Comrade
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aashiq Abu ... P.J. Antony
Aliyar ... Comrade's Assistant
Breena Ilane Balachandran Breena Ilane Balachandran ... Young Martha
Nebish Benson ... Aloshy (Child)
Shebin Benson ... Aloshy (Teenage)
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Storyline

The life of a native takes an upturn when a British Businessman Harrison takes him under his wing and christens him Iyob. With all the loyalty shown to his master, Iyob eventually ends up inheriting the tea estates in Munnar after Harrison's demise. With his sons, Ivan, Dmitri & Aloshy, growing up & old age setting in; Iyob is all set to be overthrown by his own children. The story is about how Iyob copes with his decision and their subsequent consequences overlapped with a slick narration by a communist leader. Written by PipingHotViews

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Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

7 November 2014 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

The Book of Iyob See more »

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INR 60,000,000 (estimated)
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Amal Neerad Productions See more »
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Dolby Atmos

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The best period movie in Malayalam, so far
14 November 2014 | by jijivsSee all my reviews

I can safely say this one the best period movie in Lalayalam so far, thanks for Amal Neerad, the director for the effort put in. The casting is top, no complaints, superb performance from all. Lal, Fahad, Jayasurya, Jose... all did their part very well. Stunning visuals, the frames will remain in you for days. Again the magic touch of Amal Neerad. The back ground score well sync with the movie. As with most of Amal Neerad movies, the songs are exceptionally well, and photographed superb. Thanks for the new team of music director and singer. The film is already got enough appreciation from critiques and reviewers. Overall an excellent movie experience. I can safely recommend as a must watch.


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