The Train is a 2011 Malayalam thriller film written and directed by Jayaraj, and starring Mammootty, Jayasurya and Sheena Chohan. The film is based on the 11 July 2006 Mumbai train bombings. It was earlier titled as Track with Rahman.[1][2] It was released on May 27, 2011, and received a dubbed release in Hindi and Tamil.

The Train
Directed byJayaraj
Written byJayaraj
Produced byJayesh Kuttamath
StarringMammootty
Jayasurya
Kota Srinivasa Rao
Sheena Chohan
CinematographySinu Sidharth
Edited byVivek Harshan
Music bySrinivas
Production
company
Harvest Dreams
Distributed byKuttamath films
Release date
  • 27 May 2011 (2011-05-27)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

Synopsis edit

The film is based on the 11 July 2006 Mumbai train bombings. The film is a take on the lives of Malayalee families affected by the bomb blasts. Mammootty plays a police officer who is a keen observer. Jayasurya plays a singer who travelled on one of the trains. The story involves bomb blasts in seven different railways (stations and on train).

Cast edit

Soundtrack edit

The film's soundtrack contains 7 songs, all composed by Srinivas. Lyrics were by Rafeeq Ahamed and Jayaraj.

# Title Singer(s)
1 "Chirakengu" (F) Alka Ajith
2 "Chirakengu" (D) Arvind Venugopal, Sharanya Sreenivas
3 "Ithile Varoo" (M) Srinivas
4 "Ithile Varoo" (F) Sujatha Mohan
5 "Ladki" Srinivas, Hishaam, Maya Sreecharan
6 "Naavoru" K. J. Yesudas, Latha Hentry, Sharanya Sreenivas
7 "O Saathiya" Javed Ali

Production edit

The film was launched on by Kuttamath Films. The movie is expected to be completed in three schedules.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ "Rahman to do a cameo appearance in Malayalam film?". Kollycinema. 2010.
  2. ^ "A R Rahman in a Malayalam film". Indiaglitz. Archived from the original on 7 October 2010. Retrieved 6 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Jayaraj ropes in Mammootty for Track With Rahman". One India. Archived from the original on 9 July 2012. Retrieved 5 July 2010.

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