- 106 hr
Rasam is a 2015 Malayalam movie directed by Rajeev Nath and starring Indrajith Sukumaran, Nedumudi Venu, and Mohanlal. The film revolves around the story of a young chef named Haris who is passionate about cooking and dreams of starting his own restaurant someday. Haris, played by Indrajith Sukumaran, comes from a small town in Kerala and goes to Dubai to work in a restaurant. He works hard and gains a reputation for his cooking skills. However, he becomes disillusioned with the corporate culture and longs to return to his roots and start his own restaurant in his hometown.
Haris returns to Kerala and starts looking for the perfect location for his restaurant. He comes across a dilapidated old mansion that has been abandoned for years. He decides to buy the house and renovate it to turn it into a beautiful restaurant. However, he faces opposition from the local people who believe that the house is cursed.
Haris is undeterred and slowly starts to win over the locals with his delicious food. He develops a special dish named Rasam, which becomes the talk of the town. The dish quickly gains popularity and people start coming from far and wide to taste it.
Nedumudi Venu plays the role of a retired postmaster named Achuthan Nair, who becomes a regular at Haris' restaurant. Nair is an old man who has had a difficult life and has lost his faith in humanity. However, over time, he begins to change as he watches the way Haris works and sees the joy that his food brings to people.
Mohanlal makes a special appearance in the movie as a food critic named Samar Khan. He visits Haris' restaurant and is blown away by the food. He gives Haris a glowing review, which leads to a surge in business for the restaurant.
The movie is a heartwarming tale of following your dreams, overcoming obstacles and finding success through hard work and determination. It also explores the importance of food in our lives, and how it has the power to bring people together and create a sense of community.
Overall, Rasam is a must-watch movie for anyone who loves food, culture and heartwarming stories. It is a beautiful blend of comedy, drama, and romance, with stunning cinematography and incredible performances by the cast.