Watch Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal
- 2 hr 7 min
Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal is a Malayalam language film directed by the talented filmmaker, Ajith Pillai, and released in the year 2014. The movie features a star-studded ensemble cast, including Asif Ali, Sunny Wayne, P. Balachandran, Joju George, and Swathi Reddy in the lead roles. The film tells the story of Alex, played by Asif Ali, a young man who works as a production executive in a TV channel. Alex belongs to an affluent family and leads a lavish lifestyle. However, he is unhappy with his routine life and decides to take a break from the monotony of his daily routine. He gets an opportunity to go on a cruise trip that sails from Mumbai to Lakshadweep.
The cruise ship is called Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal, which translates to 'swordfish and anchovies'. It is said that the ship is haunted by the ghost of a woman, who died in a mysterious incident on board the ship. Alex, being a curious and adventurous person, gets intrigued by the legend of the ghost and starts to investigate.
On the ship, Alex meets a quirky trio of friends comprising of Akbar, played by Joju George, Vijayan, played by Sunny Wayne, and Bijo, played by Nishan. They become fast friends and enjoy their time on the cruise. However, soon they realize that there is something peculiar about the other passengers on board. There are some shady individuals, like Mammootty, played by Nedumudi Venu, and his mysterious assistant Simon, played by Niyas Bakker, who are up to no good.
As the cruise reaches its destination, Alex's investigation into the ghost story leads him to uncover some uncomfortable truths about the passengers on the ship. He discovers some shocking secrets that put everyone's lives in danger. The rest of the film follows Alex and his friends as they try to save themselves and the other passengers from impending danger.
The movie is a well-crafted thriller that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats. The movie's exquisite cinematography perfectly captures the picturesque landscapes of Lakshadweep and Mumbai. The film's soundtrack is another highlight of the film, with music by Prashant Pillai and lyrics by Rafeeq Ahmed. The songs are catchy and add to the movie's overall impact.
The performances by the actors are top-notch, with Asif Ali delivering a commendable performance as Alex. Joju George, Sunny Wayne, and Nishan also shine in their respective roles. P. Balachandran's portrayal of Captain Nair, the captain of the ship, is noteworthy. Swathi Reddy, in a small but essential role, impresses with her acting skills.
In terms of flaws, the movie's pace could have been better in the first half. The film also has some stereotypical characters, like the goons, and highlights the class disparity between the rich and the poor. However, these are minor shortcomings in an otherwise enjoyable movie.
To sum it up, Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal is an engaging and thrilling ride that will keep viewers invested until the very end. With a talented cast, beautiful locales, and a well-crafted script, the movie is a must-watch for all those who love thrilling and suspenseful movies.
Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal is a 2014 adventure movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 7 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.