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Odiyan (2018)

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The story of the Odiyan clan, one of the most dreaded, shape-shifting black magicians in the world which ruled the darkness of night through during the pre-electrification era in Kerala.

Writers:

Harikrishnan (as Hari Krishnan), Harikrishnan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mohanlal ... Odiyan Manikyan
Prakash Raj ... Raavunni Nair
Manju Warrier ... Prabha
Manoj Joshi ... Muthappan / Mootha Manikyan
Innocent ... Gopi (as Innocent Vareed Thekkethala)
Siddique ... Damodaran Nair
Nandu ... Ezhuthachan
Narain ... K. Prakashan
Kailash ... Ravi
Harith Cnv Harith Cnv ... Rakesh
Sreejaya Nair ... Thangamani
Sana Altaf ... Meenakshi
Santhosh Keezhattoor ... Vasu
Aneesh Menon ... Unnikrishnan
Mammootty ... Narrator (voice)
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Storyline

With the arrival of electricity in Kerala in the early 20th century under British rule, the 'Odiyan' clan - gangsters capable of shape-shifting in the darkness - find it difficult to survive. The last 'Odiyan' (played by Mohanlal) spreads terror across the empire with his stealth attacks when his own kind are captured and ruthlessly killed. Written by Tejas Nair

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odiyan | kerala | black magic | See All (3) »


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Country:

India

Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Odiyan See more »

Filming Locations:

Palakkad, Kerala, India See more »

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Aashirvad Cinemas See more »
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Trivia

Bollywood actor Manoj Joshi's debut Malayalam movie. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Odiyan Manickyan: Hey, Muthappa!
Muthappan: Oo-hoh!
Odiyan Manickyan: [mimics] Oo-hoh!
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Connections

References Niram (1999) See more »

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Kondoraam Kondoraam
Written by Rafeeq Ahammed
Produced by M. Jayachandran
Performed by Sudeep Kumar and Shreya Ghoshal
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An above average movie
17 December 2018 | by aravindssnairSee all my reviews

Mohanlals performance is the highlight of the movie. Story had a lot of scope to be made more engaging.


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