Olympiyan Anthony Adam

Olympian Anthony Adam is a 1999 Indian Malayalam-language action thriller film written and directed by Bhadran. It stars Mohanlal and Meena, with Sanika Nambiar, Arun Kumar, Seema, Jagathy Sreekumar, and Nassar in supporting roles. The film was produced by Mohanlal through the company Pranavam Arts. The music was composed by Ouseppachan. The plot follows an investigation by Chakkummoottil Varghese Antony IPS (Mohanlal) about a planned terrorist attack in India.

Olympian Anthony Adam
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Directed byBhadran
Produced byMohanlal
Screenplay byBhadran
Babu G. Nair (Dialgues)
StarringMohanlal
Meena
Music byOuseppachan
CinematographySanjeev Shankar
Edited bySateesh
Production
company
Distributed byPranavam Arts
Release date
  • 15 October 1999 (1999-10-15)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

Olympian Anthony Adam was one of the costliest Malayalam films made up to that point.[citation needed] The film was released on 15 October 1999. It was a moderate success at the box office.[1]

PlotEdit

Antony Varghese is a police officer and a former Olympian who has participated in the Discus throw competition. He is sent to a school as a physical trainer for undercover operation on government's recommendation. His task is to get details about the notorious Roy Mamman who is behind terrorist attacks in the city by finding out Mamman's unknown child who is studying in that school.

During his investigation he meets Angel Mary, a teacher with temper issues, and attracts her enmity. Antony discovers that Angel has a troubled past with her husband turning out to be a drug addict, thus spoiling her marriage life on the first day. Antony later falls in love with her.

He finds out who Mamman's kid is by accident. He makes the school principal call Mamman saying that his daughter is affected by rabies after a dog bite. Mamman rushes to see his kid, falling for the trap that Antony has set for him.

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

The music was by Ouseppachan and the lyrics were by Gireesh Puthenchery.

Song Singers Notes
"Hey Chumma Chumma" K. J. Yesudas, Sujatha Mohan
"Kadambanaattu Kaalavela" M. G. Sreekumar
"Kokki Kurukiyum" M. G. Sreekumar, Chorus Raga: Gourimanohari
"Kunnela" [Bit] M. G. Sreekumar, Sujatha Mohan
"Nilaapaithale" K. J. Yesudas
"Nilaapaithale" K. S. Chithra
"One Little" Ouseppachan
"Peppara Perapera" Mohanlal

ReleaseEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Soft porn rules in Kerala". screenindia. 25 August 2000. Archived from the original on 13 February 2011.
  2. ^ Nair, Vidya (4 November 2016). "Interview: Arun A. Kumar of Olympian Anthony Adam Fame on His Love for Cinema and Travel". KochiPost. Retrieved 28 June 2020.

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