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  • NR
  • 1992
  • 2 hr 26 min
  • 8.4  (4,619)

Yoddha is a 1992 Indian Malayalam-language film directed by Sangeeth Sivan. The movie's title, Yoddha, translates to "Warrior" or "Soldier," and the plot revolves around the challenges and difficulties faced by a courageous and determined warrior named Sethumadhavan (played by Mohanlal) in his quest to save his kingdom. Set in the ancient kingdom of Pandalam, the movie showcases the life of Sethumadhavan who is the commander-in-chief of the king's army. The plot unfolds when the neighboring kingdom, ruled by princess Devi (played by Madhoo), decides to invade Pandalam, intending to capture its valuable resources and expand their empire.

In the face of this impending danger, Sethumadhavan is entrusted with the responsibility of protecting his kingdom and its people. The warrior sets out to lead his army into battle against the enemy, but not before encountering numerous obstacles along the way. The movie brilliantly depicts the hero's journey, showcasing his fighting prowess and his determination to defeat the enemy, no matter the cost.

During the course of the narrative, Sethumadhavan discovers that his love interest, Sridevi (played by Urvashi), has been kidnapped by the enemy. The warrior then undertakes a dangerous journey to rescue his beloved from captivity, with the enemy's soldiers relentlessly pursuing him at every turn.

Adding a twist to the plot, the movie introduces Shiva (played by Siddharth Lama), a pirate who is initially introduced as Sethumadhavan's adversary. However, the two warriors eventually become allies when Sethumadhavan seeks the pirate's help in his quest to rescue Sridevi.

The movie's battle scenes are expertly choreographed, with the action sequences being some of the most intense and thrilling ever seen in a Malayalam film. The intricate display of sword-fighting, hand-to-hand combat, and archery is a treat to watch, and the scenes where both sides engage in war are truly spectacular.

The movie's sound design and background score are among the best in the industry, adding to the overall excitement and intensity of the movie. The costumes and makeup are also noteworthy, with each actor standing out in their appropriate attire, bringing the historical world to life with vivid detail.

The performances of the main characters are top-notch, with Mohanlal delivering a standout performance as the brave and dedicated warrior. Madhoo's portrayal of Princess Devi is another highlight of the film, with her character's inner turmoil and complexities being expertly portrayed.

Overall, Yoddha is a must-watch movie for any fan of historical films or action-based flicks. It has everything one could ask for, including a thrilling storyline, jaw-dropping action sequences, and excellent performances from its cast. This film has garnered a cult following due to its entertainment value and remains one of the most notable Malayalam films of all time.

Yoddha is a 1992 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 26 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.4.

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    2 hr 26 min
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (4,619)