- 2 hr 9 min
Pattabhishekam is a 1999 Indian Malayalam-language film directed by Anil-Babu and produced by Rajan Thaliparambu. The film stars Jayaram, Mohini, and Harisree Ashokan in lead roles. The music of the film was composed by Johnson. The film revolves around two brothers, Jayadevan (Jayaram) and Chandrasekharan (Harisree Ashokan). Jayadevan is the younger brother, who is a sub-inspector, while the elder brother, Chandrasekharan, is a school teacher. Both are bachelors who live together in their ancestral home. They plan to get married soon and start a family. Jayadevan is a shy and introverted person who finds it difficult to communicate with women. However, his elder brother is very experienced in wooing women and advises him on how to impress a girl. One day, Jayadevan meets a girl named Radhamani (Mohini) and falls in love with her. Although he is unable to express his feelings, he manages to win her heart. However, Radhamani's father, played by Jagathy Sreekumar, is against their love as he wants his daughter to marry a wealthy man. He arranges for Radhamani to get engaged to a rich businessman named Thampuran (played by Rajan P Dev). The story takes an interesting turn when Thampuran turns out to be a cheat and a rogue. The film is a family drama that explores the relationship between the two brothers and their love interests. It touches upon themes like love, brotherhood, and the significance of family values. The humor in the film is light-hearted and situational. The chemistry between the lead actors is endearing and adds to the charm of the film. Jayaram as Jayadevan delivers a brilliant performance. His portrayal of a shy and reserved character is convincing and relatable. Mohini as Radhamani is charming and graceful. Harisree Ashokan as Chandrasekharan provides comic relief with his impeccable timing and humorous dialogues. The music of the film is composed by Johnson and the lyrics are written by Kaithapram Damodaran Namboothiri. The song "Poomarakkombathe" is a popular hit and has been widely appreciated by music lovers. Pattabhishekam is a wholesome family entertainer that will leave you entertained and uplifted. The plot is engaging, the acting is sublime, and the music is soulful. It appeals to all age groups and is a must-watch for those who enjoy feel-good movies.