Ore Mukham

Ore Mukham (transl.Same Face) is a 2016 Indian Malayalam-language mystery film directed by Sajith Jagadnandan and written by Deepu Krishna. It stars Dhyan Sreenivasan in lead role.[3][4] The film told in a non-linear style, is set in two periods. One period, set in the 1980s, tells the college life of the main protagonists. The other, set in the present day, describes the investigation into a series of murders involving the protagonists.[5][6] Ore Mukham released on 2 December 2016.[1]

Ore Mukham
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Theatrical release poster
Directed bySajith Jagadnandan [2]
Produced byJayalal Menon
Anil Biswas
Screenplay byDeepu Krishna
Sandeep Sadanandan
StarringDhyan Sreenivasan
Maniyanpilla Raju
Yazir Saleem
Gayathri Suresh
Prayaga Martin
Jewel Mary
Music byBijibal
CinematographySatheesh Kurup
Edited byRanjan Abraham
Backwater Studios
Distributed byMagic Frames Release
Release date
  • 18 November 2016 (2016-11-18)[1]


Zachariah Pothen (Dhyan Sreenivasan) is a rich orphan and a bully who chases after girls in their campus with his friends Das (Aju Varghese), Devan (Yazir Saleem), Prakashan (Deepak Parambol) and Aravindan (Arjun Nandhakumar). However, the power dynamics in their group often fluctuate and create discomfort, leading to treachery that ends up taking lives. Years later the same group is haunted by serial killing and the police are trying to unravel the mystery. Circumstances point police to suspect Zacharia, who was the prime accused for murdering Devan and Gayathri (Gayathri Suresh) on the day of their marriage long ago, and has been missing since then. The movie further reveals Prakashan and Aravidan murdered both Devan and Gayathri as a part of their treacherous plan. Zachariah too is killed by them and they hide his body to pin the other murders on him. Das was a witness; 20 years later he has started the killing spree out of revenge.



Ore Mukham is Sajith Jagadnandan's directorial debut. Photography took place in Sree Kerala Varma College, Thrissur from April 2016. It released on 2 December 2016.


Dhyan Sreenivasan signed on to play the male lead along with Aju Varghese, Deepak Parambol and Arjun Nandakumar in the supporting roles. Prayaga Martin who played the lead lady in Oru Murai Vanth Parthya and Gayathri Suresh who made her debut in Jamna Pyari signed on to play the female leads. Renji Panicker and Chemban Vinod Jose are also part of the cast. Amala Paul[7] signed on to play a significant role in the movie. However, she was replaced by anchor-turned-actress Jewel Mary[8] in the movie after the former opted out due to date issues as the shoot of Shajahanum Pareekuttiyum was extended due to unexpected rains. In May 2016, actress Abhirami signed on to play the role of a lecturer who inspires Zacharia.


Music: Bijibal

Lyrics: Rafeeq Ahamed, Lalji Kattiparamban

Sadirumai - Vineeth Sreenivasan Aarum ariyathoru - Madhu Balakrishnan Ore mukham -Yazin Nizar


  1. ^ a b "Ore Mukham to release on Dec 2 - Times of India". Retrieved 1 December 2016.
  2. ^ Rasheed, Rafi (18 November 2016). "Ore Mukham Malayalam movie News, posters, previews". Film Fever Media. Retrieved 18 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Dhyan to romance Gaythri in 'Ore Mugham'". Manorama Online. 23 April 2016.
  4. ^ Moviebuzz, Sify (29 April 2016). "Dhyan and Aju to team up again in 'Ore Mugham'". Sify.com. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  5. ^ J, S (29 September 2016). "'Ore Mugham' is a thriller". Now Running. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  6. ^ മാത്യു, അനീഷ് കെ (26 July 2016). "ഒരേ മുഖം ഫസ്റ്റ്ലുക്ക് പോസ്റ്ററിന് ഒരു പ്രത്യേകതയുണ്ട്..." Mathrubhumi. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  7. ^ "Amala Paul to act with Dhyan Sreenivasan and Aju". Deccan Chronicle. 21 April 2016. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  8. ^ "ഒരേ മുഖത്തിൽ ജ്യൂവെൽ മേരിയും". Nana Film Weekly. Retrieved 26 September 2016.

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