Rappakal

Rappakal is a 2005 released Malayalam film directed by Kamal. Mammootty, Nayantara and Sharada appears in lead roles. The film was commercial success.[1]

Rappakal
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Directed byKamal
Written byT. A. Razzaq
Produced byHouli Pottoor
StarringMammootty
Nayanthara
Sharada
CinematographyP. Sukumar
Edited byK. Rajagopal
Music byMohan Sithara
Distributed bySwargachithra
Release date
  • 24 June 2005 (2005-06-24)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

PlotEdit

This is a heartfelt story of a male help/valet and his motherly affection to the elderly woman, whom he looks after. It explores the Keralite soul of the family and the seamier aspects of it and finishes it with an evocation of the need to keep intrinsic humane values, in any period of change. Mammootty plays the role of the help who is also a vigilant caretaker of the Tharavad Veedu and is referred as the "Tree of Goodness" which protects the sanctity of the household. Sharada plays the role of the affectionate mother and Nayanthara as the house help.

CastEdit

Box officeEdit

The film was both commercial and critical success.[2][3][4]

SoundtrackEdit

All lyrics are written by Kaithapram Damodaran; all music is composed by Mohan Sithara.

No.TitleArtist(s)Length
1."Kadha Kadha"Vijay Yesudas, Anwar Sadath 
2."Pokathe Kariyilakkattee" (Shivaranjani)Afsal 
3."Thankamanassu" (Neelambari (raga))P. Jayachandran 
4."Thankamanassu" (Neelambari (raga))Jyotsna Radhakrishnan 
5."Yadu Hrudayam"K. S. Chithra, Madhu Balakrishnan 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boom year for mollywood". The Hindu. 30 December 2005. Archived from the original on 6 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Five prominent films of T A Razzaq". Malayala Manorama. 16 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Boom year for mollywood". The Hindu. 30 December 2005. Archived from the original on 6 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Malayalam family dramas like Mammootty's 'Rappakal' that shed light on motherly love". Republic TV. 2 May 2021.

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