Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam

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"Starlight in Sreekrishnapuram"
  • NR
  • 1998
  • 2 hr 37 min
  • 7.0  (295)

Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam is a Malayalam comedy-drama film released in the year 1998. The movie stars Innocent, Cochin Hanifa, Jagathy Sreekumar, and many others in prominent roles. The film's director is Rajasenan, and it was produced by Mani C. Kappen. The story of the movie revolves around a family residing in the village named Sreekrishnapuram. The family members are excellent astrologers, and they use their expertise to help the people of the village.

The protagonist of the movie is Sankaran Thampi (Innocent), who is the eldest son of a family of renowned astrologers. He is a sincere and hardworking man who is respected among the villagers. His brother Kochunni (Mukesh) is also an astrologer and a palmist, but he is not as famous as his elder brother. The movie shows the rivalry between the two brothers, who compete to prove themselves better than the other.

Sankaran's daughter Gauri (Kavery) falls in love with a young man named Unnikrishnan (Jagadish) who hails from another village. However, Unnikrishnan's horoscope shows unfavorable conditions, and hence the wedding gets postponed. In the meanwhile, Gauri's cousin (Jagathy Sreekumar) comes to the village with a scheme to get rich. He starts practicing astrology fraudulently, making money out of it.

The movie portrays the evil intentions of the cousin and how he is exposed by Sankaran and Kochunni. Another important character in the movie is the cook (Cochin Hanifa), who is also an excellent astrologer. He plays a significant role in shaping the story towards a happy ending. The movie shows how the family members help each other during tough times and how they preserve their reputation in the village.

The movie's climax shows how Sankaran and Kochunni use their astrological skills to prove that Gauri and Unnikrishnan are made for each other. The couple finally gets married, and the family members celebrate their happiness. The film ends with a message that honesty and sincerity always prevail, and good things happen to good people.

The film's music is composed by Johnson, and the lyrics are penned by Gireesh Puthenchery. The songs of the movie are incredibly melodious and are still popular among the audiences. The movie's cinematography is done by Anandakuttan, and the editing is by G.Murali.

In conclusion, Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam is a feel-good movie that tickles your funny bone and warms your heart. Innocent, Cochin Hanifa, and Jagathy Sreekumar have delivered excellent performances, and their comic timing is impeccable. The film's plot is engaging, and the direction is commendable. The film's popularity has not faded over the years, and it still holds a special place in the hearts of the Malayalam movie lovers. If you are looking for a light-hearted entertainer, then Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam is a must-watch.

Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam is a 1998 comedy with a runtime of 2 hours and 37 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0.

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    2 hr 37 min
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    7.0  (295)