Rakshasa Rajavu

Rakshasa Rajavu (English: Demon King) is a 2001 Malayalam-language action crime drama film co-written and directed by Vinayan and starring Mammootty in the lead role, with Dileep, Meena, Vijayakumar, Kavya Madhavan, Rajan P. Dev, Kalabhavan Mani, Cochin Hanifa and Sukumari in supporting roles. The film was dubbed in Telugu and Tamil as Commissioner Rudrama Naidu and Commissioner Eeswara Paandiyan.[1]

Rakshasa Rajavu
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Directed byVinayan
Produced bySargam Kabeer
Written byVinayan
Music by
CinematographySanjeev Shankar
Edited byG. Murali
Distributed bySargam films
Release date
  • 31 August 2001 (2001-08-31)
Running time
163 minutes


Ramanathan IPS is a police officer with a difference. The murder of his wife makes him take the law into his own hands as he gets no support from the various people he meets in this regard. He brings to justice the wrong doer's even though he accepts bribes. He follows the policy of Kayamkulam Kochunni a renowned real-life robber: taking from the rich and giving it to the poor. He also funds to run an orphanage for the mentally disabled children.[2]

Appu (Dileep) is in love with Daisy (Kavya Madhavan) the daughter of a wealthy politician. Daisy is under house arrest when her love comes to the knowledge of her rich father. Appu manages to meet her secretly. One day Daisy's whole family is slaughtered as a result of a burglary. She is the only person found alive & is now in a coma. Appu is accused of the murder & arrested. The rest of the story explains how Ramanathan saves Appu by proving his innocence & reveals the person who killed all of Daisy's family members for money & power.



All lyrics are written by S. Ramesan Nair; all music is composed by Mohan Sithara.

1."Ethal Mizhikal"Sreeram, Smitha 
3."Kannare Kannare"K. S. Chithra, M. G. Sreekumar 
4."Marikkattu Veessi Veessi"Aneesh 
5."Palinu Madhuram"K. J. Yesudas 
6."Sarathkala Mukile"M. G. Sreekumar 
7."Swapanam Theyajichal"K. J. Yesudas 
8."Swapanam Theyajichal"K. S. Chithra, K. J. Yesudas, Aswathy Vijayan 


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