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Maheshinte Prathikaaram (2016)

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Mahesh, a studio photographer and studio owner gets into a fight and loses. He ends up taking revenge which leads to certain realizations in his life.

Director:

Dileesh Pothan

Writer:

Syam Pushkaran
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Cast

Credited cast:
Fahadh Faasil ... Mahesh
Aparna Balamurali ... Jimsy
Soubin Shahir ... Crispin
Alencier Ley Lopez ... Artist Baby (as Alancier Ley Lopez)
Anusree ... Soumya
Antony Kochi ... Vincent Bhavana
Dileesh Pothan ... Eldho
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Achuthanandan ... Thahir
Leena Antony Leena Antony ... Jimsy's mother
Jaffer Idukki ... Kunjumon
Jayashankar ... Baby's Bro-in-law
Lijo Mol Jose ... Soniya
Vijilesh Karayad ... Martial Arts Guy (as Vijilesh)
Rajesh Madhavan Rajesh Madhavan ... Cycle Boy
S.K. Mini S.K. Mini ... (as Sk Mini)
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Storyline

Mahesh Bhavana from Idukki runs a photo studio and leads a happy contented life living along with his aging father, his darling pet dog, his friends & his lady love with whom he maintains a long distance relationship. One fine day, his rosy life is turned upside down with what could only be called a manifestation of the often quoted butterfly effect! Written by PipingHotViews

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Come'ontra Maheshe..!!

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Comedy | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

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Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

5 February 2016 (India) See more »

Filming Locations:

Idukki, Kerala, India

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Trivia

It's the first film of Dileesh Pothan as a director. See more »

Goofs

In the "flashmob" scene, one of the dancer's scarf kept disappearing and reappearing between shots. See more »

Quotes

Crispin: Lalettan fan?
Soniya: No, Mammookka fan.
Crispin: I'm a Lalettan fan. Mamookka will do any kind of roles. King, handicap, retard, begger. But Lalettan; Menon, Nair, Varma. Top class only
Crispin: Why did you laugh?
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Connections

References Twenty:20 (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Theliveyil
Written by Rafeeq Ahammed
Produced by Bijibal
Performed by Sudeep Kumar and Sangeetha Sreekanth
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30 September 2018 | by sstravikumarSee all my reviews

, very rare movie had the feel of real life This is how stand diffrent from other movies No matter which laungage u will never forget this movie If this movie is not enough what u want


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