Kadha Parayumbol

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  • 2007
  • 7.7  (1,555)

Kadha Parayumbol, released in 2007, is a heartwarming Malayalam film that tells the tale of a small village and its inhabitants. The movie is directed by debutant Murali Nair and stars acclaimed actors such as Sreenivasan, Meena, and Innocent. The story revolves around a barber named Ishakka, played by Sreenivasan, who is popularly known as 'Ishakka from Kumbalangi' due to his wit and humor. Ishakka is a kind-hearted and generous man who has lived his entire life in the village of Kumbalangi. He runs a small barber shop and is adored by the villagers, who often drop by to chat with him.

As the film progresses, Ishakka gets an opportunity to participate in a quiz show in the city, which he initially refuses due to his lack of confidence. However, his wife and daughter, played by Meena and Padmapriya, convince him to seize the opportunity. Before leaving for the show, Ishakka shares his lifelong dream- to meet his childhood friend Joy, who is now a famous film actor. Little does he know that his wish is about to come true.

The quiz show serves as a platform for Ishakka to display his general knowledge, intelligence, and quick wit. The show's host, played by Suresh Krishna, is impressed by Ishakka's answers and offers him a jackpot prize. However, what really strikes the host's attention is Ishakka's desire to meet Joy.

The next day, to Ishakka's surprise, Joy himself shows up at his barber shop. He reveals that he was watching the show and was moved by Ishakka's wit and humor. Joy offers him a chance to play a role in his upcoming film, but Ishakka is hesitant and unsure of whether he can act. Joy encourages him to give it a try, and Ishakka eventually agrees.

The rest of the movie explores Ishakka's journey as he battles his fears and insecurities to achieve his lifelong dream. The film also delves into the relationship between Ishakka and his wife, his daughter's marriage, and the daily lives of the villagers in Kumbalangi. The movie portrays the importance of following one's dreams and highlights the beauty of relationships, love, and compassion.

The film's soundtrack, composed by M. Jayachandran and written by Anil Panachooran and Gireesh Puthenchery, is nothing short of remarkable. The songs perfectly complement the emotional appeal of the movie and are still popular among Malayalam music lovers.

In terms of performances, Sreenivasan steals the show with his portrayal of Ishakka. He perfectly captures the essence of the character and delivers a flawless performance. Meena and Innocent also give remarkable performances in their respective roles.

Overall, Kadha Parayumbol is a beautifully crafted film that tugs at the heartstrings. It is a must-watch for those who enjoy heartwarming tales of human emotion and relationships. The movie's strong storyline, performances, and music make it a gem in Malayalam cinema.

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