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"The Warriors who wanted to kill Vasco Da Gama"
  • 2011
  • 2 hr 19 min
  • 7.1  (2,264)

Urumi is an Indian Malayalam historical fiction film that was released in 2011. The movie is directed by Santosh Sivan and produced by Prithviraj Sukumaran, Santosh Sivan, and Shaji Nadesan. The star cast includes Prithviraj Sukumaran, Prabhu Deva, Genelia D'Souza, and Nithya Menon, among others. The story of Urumi revolves around the life of Kelu, a young man who seeks to avenge the death of his father, who was killed by Vasco da Gama, the Portuguese explorer. Kelu is aided in his mission by his friends, including Vavvali (Prabhu Deva) and Ayesha (Genelia D'Souza), who are more than just his supporters. The movie aims to showcase the real history of Vasco Da Gama's journey to India and how he tried to establish his supremacy in Kerala.

Prithviraj Sukumaran plays the role of Kelu, the protagonist of the film. He has portrayed the character with much conviction and has brought out the vulnerable and strong side of the character. He puts in the right amount of energy and emotions required for the character, making it a memorable performance.

Prabhu Deva, who is known for his dance performances, shows his versatility as an actor in this film. He has essayed the role of Vavvali with precision, showing the character's transition from being a carefree person to a responsible aide to Kelu.

Genelia D'Souza, as Ayesha, is a breath of fresh air in the film. Her acting skills add a new dimension to the character she is portraying, bringing out the strong female lead and showing that women can be equally powerful when the situation demands it.

The music of the film has been composed by Deepak Dev, and it complements the story's mood and theme. The songs are refreshing and are beautifully picturized. The background score by Alphons Joseph is impactful and leaves a lasting impression on the viewers.

The cinematography of the film by Santosh Sivan is impressive. He has excellently captured the beauty of Kerala, showcasing the landscape's natural beauty and creating stunning visuals. The fight sequences are choreographed well and are realistic, making it a treat to watch for the audience.

Santosh Sivan has directed the film, and his vision is crystal clear in the movie. He has brought out the essence of the story while not deviating from the source material. The movie's pacing is just right, and the narrative builds up to a satisfying climax.

Urumi's message is that people can live together in harmony if they accept and respect each other's differences. The film is a perfect blend of historical facts and a fictional storyline that makes it entertaining and informative at the same time. The movie challenges the notion of history, making the audience re-evaluate their perceptions of it.

In conclusion, Urumi is a must-watch film for those who enjoy historical fiction movies. The movie has a good story, excellent performances, and breathtaking visuals. The movie is an exciting journey into the past and urges the audience to reconsider their understanding of history.

Urumi is a 2011 war movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 19 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

Where to Watch Urumi
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  • Release Date
  • Runtime
    2 hr 19 min
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (2,264)