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Pathemari (2015)

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Narrates both the hardships and happiness that Gulf life has provided to Malayalees. The period from 1960 to the present form the context of the story.

Directors:

Salim Ahmed (as Salim Ahamed), Salim Ahmed

Writers:

Salim Ahmed (as Salim Ahamed), Salim Ahmed
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mammootty ... Pallikkal Narayanan
Sreenivasan ... Moitheen
Jewel Mary ... Nalini
Joy Mathew ... Chandran
Viji Chandrashekhar ... Narayanan's Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Binu Adimali ... Man in the Cafeteria
Jennifer Antony ... Girija
Anju Aravind ... Pushpa
Gokulan ... Narayanan's Relative
Kalabhavan Haneef ... Marriage Broker
Anu Joseph ... Nirmala
Stevin Stephen Kagoo ... Young Moitheen
Santhosh Keezhattoor ... Majeed
Salim Kumar ... Govindan
Sruthi Lakshmi ... Smitha
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Storyline

Pathemari is a 2015 Indian Malayalam historical fiction drama film written and directed by Salim Ahamed, which explores the 50-year-long history of immigration of people from South Indian state of Kerala to the Gulf countries.The film is distributed by Eros International.Oscar winning sound designer Resul Pookutty handles the sound recording, while music is composed by Bijibal and cinematography is done by Madhu Ambat. It stars Mammootty, Sreenivasan, Balachandra Menon, Salim Kumar, Joy Mathew, Yavanika Gopalakrishnan, Shaheen Siddique and Jewel Mary. Written by Robin Wilson

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The journey of survival

Genres:

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Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

9 October 2015 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

На чужом берегу See more »

Filming Locations:

Ernakulam, Kerala, India See more »

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Production Co:

Allens Media See more »
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Color
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Goofs

Younger Narayanan played by Rohith Menon has his mole on the left side, while Mammootty actually has it on the right. See more »

Connections

References Karimpana (1980) See more »

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Padiyirangunnu
Performed by Hariharan
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Best Movie
14 July 2016 | by barathisathyaSee all my reviews

The best movie of 2015..........

Mr Salim Ahmed has really done an amazing work.......

.The way the story is brought up is in fact the real truth about its success...... A realistic story... The end makes our eyes filled with tears........

I highly warn you that this movie should not be watched by weak heart ed people....

This is really a heart touching movie......

Really an amazing movie... I bet that this movie will be loved by everyone...... I request you all to watch this movie............. It is a movie that should be rated as excellent............


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