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Kilukkam (1991)

Nandini is an illegitimate child who comes to Ooty in search of her father. She meets Joji, a tourist guide, and pretends to be mentally unstable in order to get shelter in his house.

Director:

Priyadarshan

Writer:

Venu Nagavalli
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mohanlal ... Joji
Jagathi Sreekumar ... Nischal
Revathy ... Nandini
Kollam Thulasi ... Thulasi
Thilakan ... Justice Pillai
Innocent ... Kittunni
Sharat Saxena ... Samad Khan
Murali
Ganesh Kumar ... Justice Pillai's son
Sukumari ... Doctor
Ravi Menon
Thikkurisi Sukumaran Nair ... Tea vendor
Poojappura Ravi ... (as Pujappura Ravi)
Zeenath ... Schoolteacher
Santhosh
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Storyline

Joji (played by Mohanlal) is a tourist guide who meets Nandini (Revathi) whom he mistakes to be a rich woman and hangs around with her. But it is later revealed that she is mentally retarded and he is forced to give her shelter. Nischal (Jagathy Sreekumar) who is Joji's friend finds that Nandini is a missing person and there is a huge reward to find her. He prompts Joji to hide her till the reward is increased, but later Nandini reveals that she is not mentally ill and she is an illegitimate child in search of her father (played by Thilakan). Written by Dhanya

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

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Country:

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Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

15 August 1991 (India) See more »

Filming Locations:

Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India

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Production Co:

Good Knight Films See more »
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Kilukkam was the first Malayalam film to cross 5 crore mark at the box office and the first to complete 100 days theatrical run in 10 releasing centers. See more »

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An excellent fun packed movie
11 January 2004 | by rijojohnSee all my reviews

This is one of my favorite malayalam movies for many years..the fun and the best combination by Mohan Lal and Jagathi Sreekumar leaves us lots of unforgettable moments in the movie.... If you like to watch good malayalam movies this is the right one to see..


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