Sainyam

Sainyam is a 1994 Malayalam film written by S. N. Swamy and directed by Joshi. Mammootty, Mukesh, Priya Raman, Mohini, Vikram, Dileep, Sukumaran appeared in lead roles.[1][2] The film score and soundtrack were composed by S. P. Venkatesh.

Sainyam
Directed byJoshi
Produced byV. Balaram
Written byS. N. Swamy
Shibu
StarringMammootty
Mukesh
Priya Raman
Mohini
Vikram
Dileep
Music byS. P. Venkatesh
CinematographyJayanan Vincent
Edited byK. Sankunny
Distributed byAmbu Films
Release date
15 September 1994
Running time
150 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

This movie was dedicated to the Indian Air Force.

PlotEdit

The story is about life of Indian Air Force officer Group Captain Eashwar (Mammootty) who engages himself into a project called "Red Alert," which involves the renovation of condemned aircraft. He is 35, unmarried and interested in Research Wing of Indian Air Force. Eshwar is assisted by Wing Commander Zakir (Mukesh).

As a cover, the research is being conducted at an India Air Force Academy. The cadets Jiji (Vikram), Thomas a.k.a. 'Kokku' Thoma (Dileep) and more especially Shradha Kaul (Priya Raman) provide comic relief.

Meanwhile, there are terrorists/anti-nationals trying to steal the project's secrets.

The movie ends with a note stating " A tribute to the Indian Air Force".

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

The film was shot at the Air Force Academy in Dundigal. The shoot was originally scheduled for November, but was postponed to March after Mammootty got chicken pox.[3]

LegacyEdit

The song "Bagy Jeansum" was remixed in the 2018 film Kaly as "Kinnam Katta Kallan".[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.republicworld.com/entertainment-news/regional-indian-cinema/chiyaan-vikram-best-movies-with-mammootty-to-watch-over-the-weekend.html
  2. ^ Krishnakumar, G (14 January 2004). "Lights ready... action now!". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 1 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Location Diaries: Miniature models". The New Indian Express.
  4. ^ "Mammootty's Sainyam movie's song Bagy jeansum gets a new version in Kaly - Times of India". The Times of India.

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